Planning Your Research

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Make it a great proposal! Class members play the role of marine scientists and choose from a variety of whales considered endangered they would like to study. Scholars then create applications for permits to conduct research of the chosen whales.

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CCSS: Adaptable
NGSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Create a review board to look over and rank the research proposals
  • Have learners research various study proposals of the same species they chose
Classroom Considerations

  • Requires individuals to conduct independent research
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros

  • Provides an overview of federal laws protecting marine mammals
  • Describes a variety of examples of endangered marine animals
Cons

  • None