ERIC Number: ED448052
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
A Resource Guide for Oceanography and Coastal Processes.
Walker, Sharon H., Ed.; Damon-Randall, Kimberly, Ed.; Walters, Howard D., Ed.
This resource guide was developed for elementary, middle, and high school teachers to teach about oceanography and coastal processes. This guide contains information on the program's history and names and contact information for all Operation Pathfinder participants since 1993. The body is divided into 6 topics. Topic 1 is on Physical Parameters, topic 2 is on Plate Tectonics, topic 3 is on Marine and Aquatic Habitats, topic 4 is on Marine and aquatic Pollution, topic 5 is on Marine and Aquatic Resources, and topic 6 is on Deep Sea Technology. Each topic discussed includes an introductory description, grade suitability listing, background information, objectives, materials, an activity description, possible extension activities, teacher evaluation methods, and references. (SAH)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Lesson Plans, Marine Education, Oceanography, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Teaching Methods
J.L. Scott Marine Education Center and Aquarium, P.O. Box 7000, Ocean Springs, MS 93566-7000; phone: 228-374-5550; FAX: 228-974-5559; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Southern Mississippi Univ., Ocean Springs. Inst. of Marine Sciences/J.L. Scott Marine Education Center and Aquarium.