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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 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 Calculate Your Carbon FootprintResource Type: Document

        Calculate Your Carbon Footprint

        Grades: 6 to 12
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do human actions contribute to climate change? Students investigate their individual or household carbon dioxide emissions u...
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        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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        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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        Crabs

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do crabs stay alive in their habitats? Students use crab picture cards, construct a hermit crab model and experiment with ho...
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      • Thumb image for Disappearing FishResource Type: Document

        Disappearing Fish

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do fish protect themselves in the ocean? One adaptation is camouflage. Students make a paper fish and 'camouflage' it into a...
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        Estimate and Measure

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How does the size of your hand compare to the size of a book or desk? Students estimate the size of various objects using non-st...
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      • Thumb image for Feathers as InsulationResource Type: Document

        Feathers as Insulation

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do birds stay warm? By experimenting with ice and baggies of feathers, students discover feathers are an important adaptatio...
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      • Thumb image for I Have a ShellResource Type: Document

        I Have a Shell

        Grades: 1 to 2
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do animals survive at the rocky shore? Students learn about two kinds of molluscs and examine, sort and make models of shells.
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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 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 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 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 Beach ContaminationResource Type: Document

        Beach Contamination

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How easy is hazardous waste to clean up? In this simulation, students are challenged to find and remove a 'baking soda contamina...
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      • Thumb image for Decode a FishResource Type: Document

        Decode a Fish

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        How do different fish survive in their habitats? Students use a fish body part key to 'decode' a fish and infer behavior and hab...
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      • Thumb image for Edible AlgaeResource Type: Document

        Edible Algae

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        What is seaweed? Why is it in ice cream? Students find out by exploring the characteristics of seaweed. They then make seaweed e...
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      • Thumb image for Find Your BeachResource Type: Document

        Find Your Beach

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        Where does sand come from? Students observe characteristics of sand grains and find other students with matching sand samples. S...
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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 Light in the Deep SeaResource Type: Document

        Light in the Deep Sea

        Grades: 6 to 12
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        Students use blue film glasses to observe camouflage strategies of deep sea organisms and explore the properties of light in water.
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