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      • Thumb image for Wind and WavesResource Type: Document

        Wind and Waves

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What creates ocean waves? Students use various tools to experiment with wind strength and create waves in a model ocean. They th...
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      • Thumb image for What's in a Name?Resource Type: Document

        What's in a Name?

        Grades: 6 to 8
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        Using a prefix and suffix chart, students 'translate' a shark's scientific name to discover its meaning and create drawings base...
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      • Thumb image for The Power of pH: Changing Ocean ChemistryResource Type: Document

        The Power of pH: Changing Ocean Chemistry

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What is pH and how does carbon dioxide released from the burning of fossil fuels increase the acidity of the ocean? Students fin...
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      • Thumb image for Shower Curtain WatershedResource Type: Document

        Shower Curtain Watershed

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What affects the health of a watershed? By constructing a shower curtain model, students explore how human actions influence a w...
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      • Thumb image for Shark CartoonsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Shark Cartoons

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts
        Provide students with a worksheet instructing them on how to draw a shark cartoon.
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        Shark Cartoons

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What challenges do sharks face in the wild? Students learn about those challenges and design a shark cartoon with a conservation...
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      • Thumb image for Shark AnatomyResource Type: Document

        Shark Anatomy

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What makes a shark a shark? Students explore shark anatomy by taking part in a debate justifying the importance of specific shar...
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      • Thumb image for Seahorse SimilesResource Type: Document

        Seahorse Similes

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        What does a seahorse have in common with a kangaroo? Student pairs use simile cards to discover seahorse adaptations and charact...
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      • Thumb image for Seahorse Life Cycles: Father Knows Best!Resource Type: Document

        Seahorse Life Cycles: Father Knows Best!

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        What do you call a baby seahorse? Students listen to a rhyme and sequence cards depicting the stages of a seahorse life cycle.
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      • Thumb image for Seahorse HomesResource Type: Document

        Seahorse Homes

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What is a seahorse? Where does it live? Students learn about seahorse adaptations then match photos of seahorses to their correc...
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      • Thumb image for Sea Searcher's HandbookResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Sea Searcher's Handbook

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        Published as a curriculum guide by the Monterey Bay Aquarium in 1996, Sea Searcher's is now free and online. It provides a treas...
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      • Thumb image for Sea Otter Puppets and PantomimeResource Type: Document

        Sea Otter Puppets and Pantomime

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What do sea otters do all day? Students find out by reading about sea otters then creating a paper bag puppet to learn about sea...
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      • Thumb image for Reduce, Reuse, RecycleResource Type: Document

        Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: Earth's Resources
        What do reduce, reuse and recycle really mean? Students sort various objects into trash, yard waste and recycling. They learn to...
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      • Thumb image for Rate Your PlateResource Type: Document

        Rate Your Plate

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        Students order seafood from a mock menu and use a scoresheet based on the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch program to gauge...
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      • Thumb image for Pup's Supper Online BookResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Pup's Supper Online Book

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        Read or listen to this online book about a sea otter and her pup.
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      • Thumb image for Plastics in the Water ColumnResource Type: Document

        Plastics in the Water Column

        Grades: 6 to 8
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What happens when plastics enter the ocean? Students explore the density and buoyancy of different plastics. They then predict h...
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      • Thumb image for Penguin MathResource Type: Document

        Penguin Math

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: Mathematics
        What kind of an animal is a penguin? Students learn about penguin characteristics and then use penguin pictures as manipulatives...
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      • Thumb image for Ocean PoetryResource Type: Document

        Ocean Poetry

        Grades: 1 to 5
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        Students make observations of ocean animals and habitats in Aquarium exhibits, on web cams or in other nonfiction resources. The...
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      • Thumb image for Myth-try CardsResource Type: Document

        Myth-try Cards

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: English-Language Arts
        How did the leopard shark get its spots? Students read creation myths to learn about various cultural explanations for natural p...
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      • Thumb image for Monterey Bay Aquarium Web cams, Podcasts and VideosResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Monterey Bay Aquarium Web cams, Podcasts and Videos

        Grades: 1 to 12
        Subjects: Life Sciences
        Here there are a variety of cameras peeking into underwater worlds, podcasts on various husbandry and science topics and videos ...
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