Exploring Ocean Science Careers

Summary:

Students explore the Deep Earth Academy’s Career Mosaic and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) OceanAge Careers web pages to learn about the diversity of careers necessary to conduct research on a scientific drilling ship or other ocean vessel.
Topic: 
Careers
Topic: 
JOIDES Resolution
Topic: 
How Science Works
Activity Type: 
Classroom Activities
Grade level: 
5-8
Grade level: 
9-12

Curriculum standards

National Science Education Content Standards: 
Standard B: Science as inquiry
Standard E: Earth and space science
Standard G: Science in personal and social perspectives
Next Generation Science Standards: Science and Engineering Practices: 
Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information