Type:

Other

Description:

Unit from Smithsonian multidisciplinary ocean curriculum. Focuses on sources of oil pollution and effects on ocean, marine life and humans. Students predict impacts of an oil spill and plan actions needed to protect and restore habitat and wildlife. Lab activities demonstrate properties of oil. Unit includes: background, instructions for the teacher, forms for student activities, discussion questions; all available online in PDF format. Resources include online version of the Ocean Planet exhibition.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Oceanography,NSDL,Biological oceanography,oil spill clean-up,Space sciences,Physical sciences,Social Sciences,Space Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061130094248265T,Environmental science,NSDL_SetSpec_2667291,role playing activity,Astronomy,oil pollution impacts,Middle School,oil spill and wildlife,Science,habitat restoration,Life Science,Elementary School,containing oil spills,Chemistry,Physics,Pollution,Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,High School,oil spill recovery plan,Geoscience,Earth science

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2018-06-04.

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