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Teacher at Sea Curriculum Resources

teacher at sea curriculum After an immersive, hands on week at sea with the Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary and PRBO Conservation Science teams, teachers create new activities to bring their experience into the classroom. Check out their activities below.

Beth Lancaster
High School Biology Teacher, CT
Teacher at Sea 2008

With the use of videos and looking at real data, Students will investigate how oceanographic processes influence the ecology of a California marine ecosystem.

Teaching Materials:

Download the Activity (708kb pdf)

Pre/Post text (96kb pdf)

Supporting Student Data Pages:

Bathmetry Student Data Sheet (92kb pdf)

Bird and Mammal Student Data Sheet (91kb pdf)

Zooplankton Student Data Sheet (107kb pdf)

Physical Oceanography Student Data Sheet (545kb pdf)

to go with this activity are in the Cordell Bank Video Library