Total: 24

Beluga Chatter

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Explain how animals communicate in the ocean • Learn about noise in the ocean, how it travels faster underwater than on land, and why it is vital for whale survival. • Learn how humans rely on the ocean as much as the aquatic animals • Create unique solutions to real-world problems.
Jan 9th, 2020

Invertebrate Wanted Alive Poster

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Identify how abiotic factors affect organisms within an ecosystem • Understand how organisms are adapted to live in different environments Understand that different ecosystem have different abiotic stressors
Jan 9th, 2020

Greenhouse Gas Game

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Difference between weather and climate; how climate has been changing over past 1300 years • Understand why our global system is experiencing climate change and the different earth cycles and systems that influence this effect • Highlight human influence on climate change, and how individual changes in behaviour can lessen impact • Explain different greenhouse gases and their sources, as well as potential warming influence (if age appropriate)
Jan 9th, 2020

Building Sustainability

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Understand the importance of minimizing waste and energy usage • Identify ways to minimize waste and energy usage • Understand that waste and the use of energy have negative consequences on the environment • Identify ways that waste and energy usage affect the oceans, and aquatic life
Jan 9th, 2020

Ocean Who Am I?

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Learn about different features that scientists use to classify animals • Investigate animal adaptations • Encourage critical observation of animals’ features and how they relate to their environment
Jan 9th, 2020

Super Animal

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Learn about features that help different animals survive • How human impacts affect the health of different animals • How different animals are adapted to different ecosystems
Jan 9th, 2020

Kelp Forest Camouflage

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Become familiar with local forest and a few organisms that live in kelp forests. • Bring attention to challenges faced by animals in this habitat as ecosystem shrinks and fragments through deforestation and changes to habitat from human use; urchin – otter – kelp forest chain Understand importance of camouflage for organisms survival
Jan 9th, 2020

Bioaccumulation

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Students gain understanding of food chain concept and be able to classify the feeding roles of different organisms found in aquatic ecosystems • Able to identify different organisms found in aquatic ecosystems; sensitivity of ecosystem with interconnections and understand ripple effect = continuing or spreading results of actions • Effect humans are having on Ocean systems through litter and pollution, and how in turn may be harmful to humans as it moves up the food chain; possible solutions • Made aware of fish consumption advisories
Jan 9th, 2020

Animal Cam

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Learn about features that help different animals survive • How human impacts affect the health of different animals • How we can help protect our ocean life • How different animals are adapted to different ecosystems
Jan 9th, 2020

Watching My Waste-Line

Added by: Rachael B-I

• Identify what products can be recycled and which ones cannot. • Identify how garbage can impact aquatic life. • Identify where the garbage ends up after it is taken away from the school. • Discuss ways in which they can reduce their impact on the environment
Jan 9th, 2020

The Plastic Problem

Added by: Rachael B-I

Plastic enters our oceans at the rate of one dump truck per minute. Try this simple challenge to have a real impact on the health of our oceans. Plastic is a human-caused problem, with a people-centered solution.
Nov 14th, 2017

The Ever Changing Beach

Added by: Rachael B-I

Resource created by Betsy Sheffield, the COASTeam program Sourced from Vancouver Intertidal Field Trips https://madmjones21.wixsite.com/intertidalfieldtrips by Madelyn Muir
Sep 15th, 2017

Carbon Cycle Game

Added by: Rachael B-I

Dice game to helps students understand the movement of carbon in its cycle
Jul 28th, 2017

Marine Debris in the Pacific Ocean Activity

Added by: Rachael B-I

In this assignment, you will gain a deeper understanding of what marine debris consist of and what processes cause the accumulation in certain zones. To do this, you will use ArcGIS Online to explore areas within the Pacific Ocean, the role of ocean currents, and the human impact on debris accumulation.
Jul 6th, 2017

Marine Debris in the Pacific Ocean: Lesson Overview

Added by: Rachael B-I

In this assignment, you will gain a deeper understanding of what marine debris consist of and what processes cause the accumulation in certain zones. To do this, you will use ArcGIS Online to explore areas within the Pacific Ocean, the role of ocean currents, and the human impact on debris accumulation.
Jul 6th, 2017

Deep Sea Design Challenge

Added by: Rachael B-I

Design your own deep ocean exploration expedition
Jun 29th, 2017

Oceans Unexplored Reflection Activity

Added by: Rachael B-I

Reflection about how unexplored the ocean is and how this relates to your own life
Jun 29th, 2017

Humans and the Ocean Connections

Added by: Rachael B-I

Understand how all water is connected through the ocean by using examples in your own life, and partake in a hands on activity to raise awareness for endangered Arctic animals
Jun 29th, 2017

Life in Ecosystems

Added by: Rachael B-I

Matching game and reflection activity to highlight the biodiversity in ecosystems
Jun 29th, 2017

Be the Change

Added by: Rachael B-I

Brainstorm as a class all the ways that you and your community can reduce your carbon footprint and make real change in the world
Jun 29th, 2017

Changing States Experiment

Added by: Rachael B-I

An activity to understand how water changes states
Jun 29th, 2017

Hurricanes and Cyclones

Added by: Rachael B-I

Activity to introduce Hurricanes and Cyclones
Jun 29th, 2017

Examining Cross Cultural Earthquake Experiences

Added by: Rachael B-I

Reviewing the history of the massive Earthquake on January 26, 1700 from different cultural points of view, to understand the effect and influence of powerful weather such as earthquakes and tsunamis
Jun 29th, 2017

Which Melts Fastest

Added by: Rachael B-I

Examining and comparing the properties of fresh water and salt water through experimentation
Jun 29th, 2017