Marine Science

Marine Science 

River Mill Academy  
Pauline Johnson (pjohnson@rivermill-academy.org) 
 
Course Description:
In this course, students will be presented with concepts of marine science that will build upon concepts learned in earth science and biology. The units of study will include Phase I: Understanding the Ocean and Its Processes, Phase II: Research and Analysis – Interpreting Satellite Imagery and Analyzing Animal Movements and Phase III: Understanding Human Impacts on the Ocean.  Students will learn through a variety of methods including reading, lecture, media, discussion, critical thinking activities
and laboratory work.    
 
Textbook: 
Marine Science: The Dynamic Ocean 
(Authored by Meghan E. Marrero, Ed.D & Glen Schuster, M.S.) 

Lesson Plans: Marine Science / Week of October 26-30

 

Daily Activities

Homework

Mon.

10/26

Lesson 15 Marine Populations

Finish presentations

Complete Study Guide for Lesson 13-15 Test

Study Guide Lesson 13-15

(Assignment in Teams)

-Test on Tuesday

Tues.

10/27

Lesson 15 Marine Populations

CLASS ACTIVITIES:

-Test Lesson 14 & 15

 

Wed.

10/28

Lesson 17 Webs in Action

CLASS ACTIVITIES:

-Lesson 17 Engage / Explore

 

Engage/Explore – Lesson 17 (Assignment in Teams)p

Thur.

10/29

Lesson 17 Webs in Action

CLASS ACTIVITIES:

-Lesson 17 Explain

 

Explain – Lesson 17

(Assignment in Teams)

Fri.

10/30

Lesson 17 Webs in Action

CLASS ACTIVITIES:

-Lesson 17 Elaborate

 

Cyberlab: Artic Food Web (Assignment in Teams)