Marine Science Pacing Guide: Semester 1
Assignments to be Completed
(You should have completed all of the Student Orientation assignments by Friday, 5
At the beginning of August, the turtle stayed very close to the shoreline of Florida. Why do
you believe she did this?
ANS: I think the female turtle stayed close to the shoreline because she had just nested. Sea turtles nest
8 pony beads
I chose to use a thin paper clip and pony beads to build my phytoplankton
because I felt like these materials would be light enough to float. I first und
Oil Spill Clean Up
Problem: How can an oil spill be cleaned in the ocean?
Hypothesis: If you can contain the oil spill with booms, and then skim the
surface of the water with an absorbent substance such as pulled cotton
Dear Mr. Waters,
It has been brought to my attention, by a fellow scuba enthusiast that you are in search of the elusive
tiger eel, and that you will be in search of one on your next kelp field dive. Having had several up-close
Type of Erosion Control
Pros of Using this
Decreases erosion upcurrent of them
Offers good protection
within enclosed bays
Helps solve the problem;
the beach no longer is
disappearing this way
Planting of du
I think the blue and red
water will mix together.
The red and blue water
mixed together and
both jars of water
I think that the colors
will not mix once the
card is removed.
The colors stayed
(Did not have a specimen watched a lab video as well as used virtual diagrams)
What are the colors of your shrimp?
1. My shrimp was a foggy, greyish brown sort of color, what little pink that my shrimp
TREES FLOWERS DIRT ON THE BANK
Some small fish swimming, frogs, and occasionally snakes
Lake with small slopy bank
5 .On your paper, make predictions about how the area will look four months from now. How will it b
01.05 DESIGNING YOUR OWN EXPERIMENT Lesson Organizer
Use this document to help you design your experiment about one of the scenarios from the activity.
Copy and paste the template then insert your information for each of the steps of the scientific method
1. Explain the relationship between continental drift and the formation of the Earths Oceans?
When continents pull apart a rift valley forms filling up with ocean water. The Great Rift Valley is
the best example; given enough time (millions of years) ocea