We found 68 reviewed resources for national marine sanctuaries
Volunteer Monitoring???Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary
6th - 8th
Learners explore the monitoring efforts in Monterey Bay and Gulf of the Farallones national marine sanctuaries. They develop an ecosystem monitoring plan that explains the rationale for ecosystem monitoring, the methods for monitoring...
Exploring the National Marine Sanctuaries: A Lesson in Habitats and Human Impacts
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers examine the marine sanctuaries in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. They discover the interdependence of all living things and work together in groups to create a poster about what they have discovered during the lesson...
Deep-Sea Ecosystems – Life is Weird!
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
A pool of brine in the deep sea can be up to four times as salty as the surrounding sea water. The deep sea ecosystem relies on chemosynthesis and the organisms that live there are often strange to us. The instructional activity focuses...
Monitoring Life In The Rocky Intertidal Ecosystem
9th - 12th
Students investigate marine life by researching aquatic organisms on the Internet. In this oceanography instructional activity, students monitor algae and animals of the ocean by identifying their population and habitat on data sheet ID...
Take Only Photos and Leave Only Bubbles: Learn About American History from a Sunken Spanish Galleon
6th - 12th
Students simulate the research process of investigating a shipwreck. In small groups, they conduct Internet research, and develop and write a proposal for excavation of the archaeological site.