ERIC Number: ED164349
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Clams and Other Critters: A Marine Education Infusion Unit. Northern New England Marine Education Project.
Maine Univ., Orono. Coll. of Education.
This interdisciplinary unit is intended for use in kindergarten classes. The unit follows the story line of the book, "Grandma's Beach Surprise," or any suitable children's story about the seashore environment. The unit deals with shelled animals found along the ocean shore. It includes the anatomy of various mollusks, their interaction with the marine and estuarine environment, and their value as a food source to man. Poems, art projects, class discussions, sorting shells, preparation of edible shellfish, and singing are among the activities included with this unit. (RE)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD. National Sea Grant Program.
Authoring Institution: Maine Univ., Orono. Coll. of Education.
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