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Citizen Science: Getting Students Involved in Conservation with Project GOO

Resource ID#: 130764

Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Teaching Idea


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What could be better than having class on the beach and conducting actual research to boot? See how this marine science teacher transforms his students into scientists.

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
   
 
Keywords: WHOI, DEEP-C, citizen science, project goo, oil research, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, fieldwork, West Florida High School of Advanced Technology
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Teaching Idea
Resource Collection: CPALMS Perspectives Videos - General



Related Standards

Name Description
SC.912.N.1.7: Recognize the role of creativity in constructing scientific questions, methods and explanations.
Remarks/Examples:
Work through difficult problems using creativity, and critical and analytical thinking in problem solving (e.g. convergent versus divergent thinking and creativity in problem solving).

Florida Standards Connections: MAFS.K12.MP.1: Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them; and MAFS.K12.MP.2: Reason abstractly and quantitatively.