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59 resources with the keyterm sharks

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Shark vs. Octopus

For Teachers 4th - 12th
A spiny dogfish shark takes its chance at capturing a giant pacific octopus. Although octopus isn't the shark's usual meal and octopi don't usually fight with sharks, this video's ending is quite surprising. Watch to find out why!
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Find The Shark Species - Word Search

For Students 3rd - 5th
A fine word search on species of sharks is here for you. Not only must pupils find 14 types of sharks, they must then write down the shark names in alphabetical order. I like word searches that have an extra activity built into them,...
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Eyewitness: Shark

For Students 4th - 6th
There are 25 questions about sharks on this handout. They come in true/false, multiple-choice, and fill-in-the-blank styles. The assignment would make a suitable assessment to follow a shark unit; you would just need to make sure to...
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Shark Challenge

For Students 3rd - 5th
For this sharks activity worksheet, students respond to 10 multiple choice questions that require them to exhibit the knowledge they have regarding sharks.
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Shark Vocabulary

For Students 3rd - 5th
For this sharks worksheet, students read 10 definitions that pertain to sharks. Students match these definitions to vocabulary words in a word box.
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Shark Word Search

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this shark word search worksheet, students locate and identify 10 shark-related words within the word search puzzle.
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Shark Quiz

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this science worksheet, students demonstrate their general knowledge about sharks by taking a 15 question quiz. Students write their answers on the lines.
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Science: Discovering Sharks

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students incorporate some basic information regarding ocean life and ecological conservation into their "earth watch" lives.
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Shark Attack Odds and the Importance of Sharks

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers examine an ecosystem. In this food web lesson, students discover the importance of sharks and what threat sharks actually pose to humans. They participate in class discussions and work independently on a couple of...
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Saved by a Shark

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore the marine ecosystem and the importance of sharks. In this shark lesson, students look at photos of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary and discuss the animals that live there. They discuss which animals...
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Shark Food

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students create a linking chain to demonstrate the food chain.  In this food chain lesson, students use the Internet to research sharks, including what they eat, and create a chain link with a picture of a shark.  They continue this...
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Freshwater Sharks Bite Children at 35th Beach. A Play

For Teachers 2nd - 12th
Students delve into a study of sharks. In this science lesson plan, students examine the many different scientific occupations, as well as some possible specializations therein, and perhaps a little bit of other life considerations,...
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Sharks

For Teachers 2nd - 8th
Students delve into a study of sharks. In this biology lesson plan, students explore how sharks use their senses to detect prey and understand that the sharks body parts help it float and make it more buoyant.
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Human Impacts on Sharks: Developing an Essay Through Peer-Review on a Discussion Board

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students develop a paper topic (in this case, the human impacts on sharks) that is peer reviewed by additional students answering guided questions. The original student must respond to the comments by the fellow classmates. All of the...
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Sharks At Risk Viewing Guide

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students complete a worksheet while viewing a film about sharks. They examine the reasons for overfishing of the oceans. They identify predator-prey relationships as well.
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Sharks in Decline

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students investigate common fishing methods used to capture sharks. They decide why these methods and the shark's reproductive biology are contributing to the quick reduction in the shark population.
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Myth-try Cards Activity

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students read creation myths to learn various cultural explanations for natural phenomena. They select sharks and write myths to explain physical structures, behaviors or roles in ecosystems. They research the animals to provide...
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Shark Cartoons Activity

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students create shark cartoons to share content and conservation information they have learned about sharks.
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Shark Research Activity

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars research sharks and conduct interviews. They conduct research on sharks, shark behavior, and shark habitats, develop a set of interview questions, and take turns interviewing one another.
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Shark Encounter

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students explore 3 stations regarding sharkes and shark conservation. These stations include the optional dissection of a shark and an outdoor game that demonstrates the depletion of sharks in the wild.
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SAVING SHARKS

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Young scholars explore the vital importance of sharks from a broad, worldwide perspective and power the media has had in coloring our perspectives of this apex predator.
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Sharks: Setting The Record Straight

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers investigate sharks' importance to the ecosystem, recent shark attacks and the geographical distribution of shark attacks in the United States. They write outlines for TV programs to educate the public about sharks.
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Competition on Sable Island

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students discuss the concept of competition in nature and investigate the competition between the gray seals and harbor seals of Sable Island along with the role of sharks in this ecosystem. They illustrate maps and write prognosis...
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On the Attack

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore how government restrictions and over fishing impact the ecosystems of sharks and contribute to or curb their danger to humans. They synthesize their understanding of the issues by creating board games in groups.