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Teaching and Learning Resources for
Exploring the World Ocean

 

Teaching and learning about the world ocean requires more than a good textbook. It takes a treasure-load of good teaching and learning tools! These pages provide hands-on, minds-on, get-your-groove-on activities and multimedia for those who are teaching or studying the world ocean. Although they are organized according to the chapters in the textbook, they may be useful for anyone simply by referring to the topic listing.

Introducing Exploring the World Ocean

Check out the Concept Map for Exploring the World Ocean.

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Why We Wrote It - Quicktime (mov) ~28 MB Why We Wrote It - iPod format (m4v) ~55 MB

Why We Wrote It High resolution Quicktime (dv) 1.2 GB

Exploring the World Ocean Features and Benefit Powerpoint (ppt) 16.5 MB

Exploring the World Ocean Features and Benefits Quicktime (mov) 151 MB

Check it out on YouTube, too.

Please send comments or questions to Sean Chamberlin, sean \at\ oceansonline.com (\at\ = @

Table of Contents

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Basic Skills
How to Read a Graph | keynote (111 MB) | ppt (6 MB) | pdf (38 MB) |
How to Read a Map | keynote (34 MB) | ppt (5.4 MB) | pdf (16 MB) |

Chapter One: Introducing the World Ocean

study tools | activities | for discussion | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Two: World Ocean Origins

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Three: Plate Tectonics Theory and Evidence

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Four: Seafloor Features

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Five: Ocean Sediments

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Six: Ocean Chemistry

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Seven: Ocean Physics

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Eight: The Ocean and the Atmosphere

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Nine: Surface and Deep Circulation

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Ten: Ocean Waves

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Eleven: Ocean Tides

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Twelve: Ocean Life and Its Evolution

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Thirteen: Ocean Productivity

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Fourteen: Ocean Food Webs

study tools | activities | animations |PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Fifteen: Humans and the Coastal Ocean

study tools | activities | animations | PPTS and Keynotes | audio | video |references | links

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Chapter Sixteen: Future Explorations

study tools | activities | animations | presentations | audio | video |references | links

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