To Boldly Go...

This web-based activity tackles the broad reasons for undertaking ocean exploration - studying the interconnected issues of climate change, ocean health, energy and human health. Students examine the types of technology ocean scientists use to collect important data.

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Mel Goodwin
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

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Teaching Tips

Teaching Tips

If you want to teach this activity at the high school level, replace the Ocean Exploration Game with a group oral presentation or individual research project.

Teachers could create a student activity sheet with the learning objectives and URLs for the research topics.