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The Drill on the Spill: Learning About the Gulf Oil Leak in the Lab

Learners research the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and complete experiments to study the effects of oil spills. In this oil spill lesson, students read the NY Times feature on the gulf oil spill. Learners visit various links to research the disaster. Students answer questions about their research and design lab experiments to learn about the effects of the spill.

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6th - 9th
Social Studies & History
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