ERIC Number: ED043501
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jul
Reference Count: 0
High School Oceanography.
Falmouth Public Schools, MA.
This book is a compilation of a series of papers designed to aid high school teachers in organizing a course in oceanography for high school students. It consists of twelve papers, with references, covering each of the following: (1) Introduction to Oceanography, (2) Geology of the Ocean, (3) The Continental Shelves, (4) Physical Properties of Sea Water, (5) Waves and Tides, (6) Oceanic Circulation, (7) Air-Sea Interaction, (8) Sea Ice, (9) Chemical Oceanography, (10) Marine Biology, (11) The Origin and Development of Life in the Sea, and (12) Aquaculture, Its Status and Potential. The topics suggested are intended to give a balanced coverage to the subject matter of oceanography and provide for a one semester course. It is suggested that the topics be presented with as much laboratory and field work as possible. This work was prepared under an ESEA Title III contract. (HB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Falmouth Public Schools, MA.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III