The Ocean Sciences Sequence for Grades 3Ò5 develops studentsÌ ocean literacy by teaching standards-based science concepts and building inquiry skills in the compelling context of ocean science. Students learn that the ocean is big, deep, and the defining feature of our planet. The Ocean Sciences Sequence for Grades 3-5 covers the following topics:
During the three units, each lasting two to three weeks, students learn about the different physical features of the ocean, the diversity of its habitats and the organisms that live in them, and the connections between people and the ocean. Each Ocean Sciences Sequence for Grades 3-5 comes with the following materials:
*Accompanying kit materials, if desired, can be self-sourced using our Ocean Sciences Sequence Kit Guide.
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