Actvity Summary: In this introductory activity on scientific ocean drilling sites, students expand their knowledge of latitude and longitude in relation to global position. Students record and utilize metadata to find additional information.



  • Standard E: Earth and space science
  • Standard H: History and nature of science

  • Patterns
  • System and system models

  • Analyzing and interpreting data
  • Using mathematics and computational thinking

  • ESS2.A Earth materials and systems
  • PS4.C Information technologies and instrumentation