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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.

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General Information

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

Aligned Standards

Name Description
SC.912.N.1.7: Recognize the role of creativity in constructing scientific questions, methods and explanations.
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.