Ocean Acidification

Carbon dioxide is on the rise; does that also mean a rise in danger to humans and animals? Scholars learn what that means for the environment and more specifically the ocean. They examine data on the pH of different ocean areas and learn how that affects coastal regions and ocean wildlife.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Use the lesson resources to create a customized unit for pupils to complete at their own pace
  • Incorporate during a unit on climate change
Classroom Considerations

  • Provide devices with Internet access to view the lesson resources
Pros

  • Incorporates data to support claims
  • Provides a teaching guide to help plan instruction
Cons

  • None