Legacy of Scientific Ocean Drilling Poster Activities

Summary:

In this activity, students use the ship mosaic on the Legacy of Scientific Ocean Drilling poster in a variety of ways to learn about scientific ocean drilling and to practice science and math skills.
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JOIDES Resolution
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Biology
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Earthquakes and Volcanoes
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How Science Works
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Technology and Engineering
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Careers
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Climate Change
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Cores
Activity Type: 
Classroom Activities
Grade level: 
5-8

Curriculum standards

National Science Education Content Standards: 
Standard A: Unifying concepts and processes in science
Standard B: Science as inquiry
Standard D: Life science
Standard E: Earth and space science
Standard F: Science and technology
Standard H: History and nature of science
Next Generation Science Standards: Cross Cutting Concepts: 
Cause and effect
System and system models
Energy and matter
Structure and function
Next Generation Science Standards: Science and Engineering Practices: 
Asking questions and defining problems
Planning and carrying out investigations
Analyzing and interpreting data
Constructing explanations and designing solutions
Engaging in argument from evidence
Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information
Next Generation Science Standards: Core Ideas: 
ESS1. C The history of the planet Earth
ESS2.A Earth materials and systems
ESS2.B Plate tectonics and large-scale system interactions
ESS2.C The roles of water in Earth’s surface processes
ESS2. D Weather and climate
ESS2. E Biogeology
ESS3.A Natural Resources
ESS3.B Natural Hazards
ESS3.C Human impacts on Earth systems
ESS3.D Global climate change