Classroom Activities for Grades 9-12

Classroom Activities (9-12)

60 SECONDS TO SAVE THE SEA
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) understanding limited natural resources; writing
  topics(s) general
ANIMAL ADVISE COLUMN
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) adaptations; investigative study basics; writing
  topics(s) general
ANIMALS IN THE NEWS
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; geography
  category(s) investigative study basics
  topics(s) general
BACTERIA BLAST
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) microbiology
  topics(s) bacteria
CREEPY CREATURE CAPTURE
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) habitats, biomes; native wildlife investigation; graphing
  topics(s) invertebrates
DESIGN AN ECOSYSTEM
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; geography
  category(s) adaptations; ecosystems; habitats, biomes; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) general
DIHYBRID CROSS
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) genetics; percentages
  topics(s) general
ENDANGERED SPECIES WORLDWIDE
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) science; geography
  category(s) endangered species; mapping; wildlife trade/regulation; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) endangered species
EXPLORING CORAL REEFS
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) geography; science
  category(s) mapping; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) coral reefs
FANTASY TRAVEL
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) math; geography
  category(s) addition, subtraction; multiplication, division
  topics(s) general
FLYING HIGH
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) anatomy & physiology; physics
  topics(s) birds
FUR SEAL SURVEY
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math; english
  category(s) compare & contrast; understanding limited natural resources; graphing; writing
  topics(s) fur seals
GOOD HEALTH IS NOT A FLUKE
Adapted from Marine Animal Husbandry & Training Teacher's Guide (7-12)
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) behavior/training; animal care
  topics(s) marine animals
GORILLA TRAINING
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) behavior & training; investigative study basics
  topics(s) gorillas
HOW DO YOU GLOW
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) investigative study basics; writing
  topics(s) luminescent animals
HUMAN VS. NATURE
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) understanding limited natural resources; debating basics
  topics(s) general
HUSBANDRY NOTEBOOK
Adapted from Marine Animal Husbandry & Training Teacher's Guide (7-12)
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) data collection; animal care; investigative study basics
  topics(s) general
INTERNAL INVESTIGATIONS
Adapted from Ocean Olympians Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) adaptations; anatomy & physiology; compare & contrast; writing
  topics(s) whales
INVERT SURVIVOR
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) investigative study basics; spelling
  topics(s) invertebrates
JAVELIN THROW
Adapted from SeaWorld Teacher's Guide
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) adaptations; anatomy & physiology; measuring
  topics(s) general
LAGOON DEBATE
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) debating basics; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) general
LEMMING LOWDOWN
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) food chain, food web; understanding limited natural resources; graphing
  topics(s) lemmings
LINE UP FOR RECYCLING
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) TBD
  category(s) TBD
  topics(s) general
MANATEES ON THE MOVE
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) geography; science
  category(s) mapping; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) manatees
MANATEES ON THE NET
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) debating basics; endangered species; understanding limited natural resources; writing
  topics(s) manatees
MATCHMAKER
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) genetics
  topics(s) dolphins
NUMBER MUNCHING
Adapted from SeaWorld Teacher's Guide
  discipline(s) math
  category(s) algebraic equations; multiplication/division; addition/subtraction; order of operations
  topics(s) general
OBSERVATION NOTATION
Adapted from SeaWorld Teacher's Guide
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) behavior/training; data collection
  topics(s) general
PENGUINS IN THE U.S.A.
Adapted from SeaWorld Teacher's Guide
  discipline(s) TBD
  category(s) TBD
  topics(s) TBD
PHYSICS OF JUMPING
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) compare & contrast; physics; addition, subtraction; multiplication, division
  topics(s) general
PRIMATE RESEARCH
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) data collection; endangered species; investigative study basics; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) primates
PRIMATE SCAVENGER HUNT
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) data collection; endangered species; investigative study basics; understanding limited natural resources
  topics(s) primates
RAPTOR DETECTIVES
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) cause & effect relationships; investigative study basics; understanding limited natural resources; writing
  topics(s) raptors
RAPTOR POPULATION ECOLOGY
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) populations; addition, subtraction; graphing; multiplication, division; percentages
  topics(s) raptors
RECYCLING MATH
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) investigative study basics; understanding limited natural resources; measuring; percentages
  topics(s) general
REINFORCER ROUNDUP
Adapted from Marine Animal Husbandry & Training Teacher's Guide (7-12)
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) behavior/training
  topics(s) general
SHOWDOWN AT CRAYFISH CORRAL
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math; english
  category(s) behavior & training; measuring; writing
  topics(s) crayfish
SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) adaptations; anatomy & physiology; senses
  topics(s) general
TAG AND RECAPTURE
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; math
  category(s) investigative study basics; populations; understanding limited natural resources; addition, subtraction; counting; multiplication, division; percentages
  topics(s) birds
TRAIN A PERSON
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) behavior & training
  topics(s) general
TRANSCRIPTION FLIP BOOK
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) genetics
  topics(s) general
TRANSLATION ACTIVITY
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) genetics
  topics(s) general
VIRTUAL PET STORE
Adapted from Saving the Wild Teacher's Guide (9-12)
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) compare/contrast; careers; understanding limited natural resources; wildlife trade/regulations
  topics(s) general
WHAT'S IT FOR
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science
  category(s) adaptations
  topics(s) TBD
WRITE PROPOSED LEGISLATION
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) debating basics; understanding limited natural resources; wildlife trade, wildlife regulation; writing
  topics(s) general
WRITE TO YOUR STATE SENATOR
Adapted from Land, Sea, & Air (LSA) Mail
  discipline(s) science; english
  category(s) data collection; understanding limited natural resources; wildlife trade, wildlife regulation; writing
  topics(s) general

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