Unit 2: What is Life Like in the Ocean?
Students learn about the diversity of habitats and organisms in the ocean. Students also learn what an adaptation is and about adaptations that help ocean organisms survive in specific ocean habitats. They also learn about the interconnectedness of habitats by creating ocean food webs.
The following video resources support student learning.
Session 2.2: Comparing Habitats
Session 2.3: Using Evidence to Protect Habitats
Session 2.4: Observing Plankton
Session 2.7: Open Ocean Food Web
Session 2.8: Estuary Food Web
Session 2.9: Traveling Young
Watch the Tracking Fur Seals movie clip on NOAA’s site.