ERIC Number: ED164350
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Finestkind: The American Lobster. A Learning Experience for Marine Education. Northern New England Marine Education Project.
Maine Univ., Orono. Coll. of Education.
This interdisciplinary unit is intended for use in the fourth grade. Through discussion of the American Lobster, its economics, history, literature, and biology, the unit describes the effects of the marine environment on human history and culture. Sections deal with how marine organisms have evolved. Detailed descriptions are provided of lobster fishing procedures and equipment and discussion covers the development of cultures that depend on the resources of the sea for income or food. (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.