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.) 


Exam Schedule

1st Block Exam – Monday, December 14th

2nd Block Exam – Tuesday, December 15th

3rd Block Exam – Wednesday,  December 16th

4th Block Exam – Thursday,  December 17th

Make-Up Exam Day  – Friday,  December 18th