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ERIC Number: ED202725
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Pages: 33
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Estuary: A Special Place. Student Guide and Teacher Guide. OEAGLS Investigation 20.
Fortner, Rosanne; Mischler, Ron
In this unit students examine Old Woman Creek National Estuarine Sanctuary on Lake Erie to study the characteristics and importance of estuaries in general. Activities include the analysis of a pictured plankton sample, a transect study using computer data, a consideration of the ecological roles of various estuarine species, and a discussion of the impacts of humans and natural forces upon estuaries. Both a teacher's guide and student's manual are provided. Contained in the guide for teachers are objectives, suggested instructional approaches, an answer key, and additional information on Old Woman Creek. (Author/WB)
Ohio Sea Grant Education Office, 283 Arps Hall, Ohio State Univ., 1945 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43210 ($1.00 plus $1.00 per order for shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Research Foundation.
Identifiers: Estuaries; Great Lakes; Oceanic Education Activities Great Lakes Schools; Ohio Sea Grant Program
Note: For related documents, see SE 035 140-155 and ED 179 352-358. Prepared in collaboration with the Ohio Sea Grant Program.