ERIC Number: ED262967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Ocean Prospects: A High School Teacher's Guide to Ocean-Related Topics.
Plummer, C. M.
Provided in this guide are resources for these 11 topics: the physical/geological ocean; the chemical/biological ocean; the ocean's coasts; fishing and aquaculture; tourism, recreation, and development; mining and drilling; research and exploration; maritime and military; ocean technology; pollution; and resource management. These resources include: (1) an overview of the topic; (2) a list of references and resource materials (such as curriculum guides, activities, books, pamphlets, films, and books); (3) a list of careers related to the topic; (4) a list of periodicals related to the topic; and (5) action items (suggested activities for students and teachers to complete). Also listed are additional resources, including periodicals, special resources (indicating organizations and the types of materials/services they provide), organizations for students, and two sources for obtaining career information guides. Materials under $5 are noted. (JN)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Year of the Ocean Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Inst. of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA.
Note: Guide was produced by the Sea Grant College Program.