Science 8 – 1.4

Oceans and Species Distribution

The students will be able to apply the concept systems and out one piece of the system can impact other components of that same system.
Eg. Describing the interactions of ocean currents, winds and regional climate.

Mini lesson will be provided on factors affecting productivity and species distribution in marine and freshwater environments.
Eg. Lobster, salmon, cod etc.

The students will be able to describe some positive and negative effects of marine technologies in the ocean. Additionally they will be able to identify problems related to the oceans that cannot be resolved even scientific and technological knowledge.


Fresh Water Ecosystems

Salt Water Ecosystems