Lesson 11: Oceanography

Posted Tuesday April 14, 2020 by Reef Relief

Lesson Topics: Oceanography

Key Points:

-What is oceanography?

-Geological Oceanography

-Pangea

-Tectonic Plates

-Physical Oceanography

-Waves, Tides, Currents

-The story of the rubber duck

-Ocean Zones

-Chemical Oceanography

-Salt, CO2, Ocean Acidification

-Pollution

Activity:

-Worksheet 1: Anatomy of a Wave

Worksheet 1-Anatomy of a Wave

Worksheet 1-Anatomy of a WaveANSWERS

-Worksheet 2: Ocean Currents

Worksheet 2-ocean currents

Worksheet 2-ocean curentsANSWERS

-Worksheet 3: Ocean zones

Worksheet 3- Ocean Zones

Worksheet 3-Ocean ZonesANSWERS

-Worksheet 4: Temperature and Currents

Worksheet 4- ocean currents activity

Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4pWafuvdrY&t=50s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xtgtJTC2go

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fcXL61NZS0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9M6eWK4VG1g

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RA2-Vc4PIOY

References:

https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/coriolis-effect/

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/currents/05currents4.html

http://www.seasky.org/deep-sea/ocean-layers.html

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/whysalty.html

https://blog.littlelives.com/explain-to-kids-the-ocean-97adcf2ba224

https://climatekids.nasa.gov/acid-ocean/

https://www.rubicon.com/blog/ocean-pollution-facts/

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