ERIC Number: ED167421
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Sensing the Sea: A Curriculum Guide in Marine Education for Grades Two and Three.
Odell-Fisher, Ellen; Giese, Ronald N.
This is a curriculum guide in marine education for grades two and three. It gives information for the setup and maintenance of marine aquariums, as well as information on the care and feeding of marine animals. The unit should take about three or four weeks. A calendar is given showing the amount of time needed for each part. The guide is divided into seven parts entitled: (1) Setting Up; (2) Observing Marine Animals; (3) Inferring About Marine Animals; (4) Classifying Beings 'n Things; (5) Inferring About Parts of Living Things; (6) Problem Solving; and (7) Evaluation. Each section contains two to four student activities. A list of related books and films are also given for each section. (BB)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Biology, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Primary Education, Science Activities, Science Education, Teaching Guides, Zoology
Marine Education Center, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD. National Sea Grant Program.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Inst. of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA.