ERIC Number: ED135659
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Dec-20
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Eighth Grade Marine Science; Resource Units.
Butler, Edwin B.
A resource unit on the marine sciences is described. Designed for eighth-grade students with some basic science background, the unit can be taught in a minimum of four weeks. Content includes emphasis on the biological, chemical, and physical sciences. Each lesson contains objectives, goals, materials, and follow-up activities (often an evaluation), and a bibliography. Included are the following topics: use of the microscope, chemical and physical characteristics of sea water, effects of salinity on fresh-water plants, tides, weather, waves and wave motion, and career opportunities in marine science. (CS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
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