Dramatic Deep Sea Creatures 8-lesson Mini Course
We live in a time wherein deep sea exploration has reached new “depths” of discovery like no other time in history! Organizations like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Monterey Bay Research Institute (MBARI) are using cutting edge technologies to plumb the abyss and are bringing us the latest habitat and sea creature discoveries never seen before! Come on a journey as we learn about bazaar yet amazing deep sea creatures! Below are the topics covered in this course. * Lesson #1 – Deep Sea Communities * Lesson #2 – Deep Sea Fish I: Anglerfish, Fangtooth, Sloane’s Viperfish, and Snailfish * Lesson #3 – Deep Sea Fish II: Gulper eel, Slender Snipe Eel, Barreleye, Oarfish * Lesson #4 – Deep Sea Cephalopods: Dumbo Octopus, Vampire Squid and Giant Squid * Lesson #5 – Deep Sea Sharks: Megamouth, Goblin & Frilled Sharks * Lesson #6 – Deep Sea Echinoderms – Sea Pigs, Brisingid Starfish & Crinoids * Lesson #7 – Deep Sea Crustaceans & Sponges – Giant Isopod, Japanese Spider & Yeti crabs; sponges: Harp Sponge & Venus’ Flower Basket * Lesson #8 – Deep Sea Cnidarians – Deep Sea Giant Jellyfish, Venus Fly Trap Sea Anemone, Orange Sea Pen & Bubblegum Coral
Who is it for?
9th Graders (14 to 15-year-olds)
10th Graders (15 to 16-year-olds)
11th Graders (16 to 17-year-olds)
12th Graders (17 to 18-year-olds)
Your little scientist