Bring the real world into into your classroom and take your students to the field with Pennsylvania Sea Grant’s activity-based curricula and programs. All are aligned with state standards and many offer service-learning opportunities.
Choose from the programs below or contact: Lake Erie Office: 814-217-9017; Delaware Estuary Office: 215-806-0894; Susquehanna River Office: 610-304-8753.
Climate change and Aquatic Invasive Species educational curriculum AIS Attack Packs- A Grab-and-Go Teaching Tool NAB the Aquatic Invader– Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant AIS News in Education Pages: 11/27/2012- Shed bad habits-aquarium owners, water gardeners can halt AIS spread 11/20/2012- Monster … more
Field experiences aboard Gannon University’s RV (Research Vessel) Environaut turn students and teachers into scientists and researchers. Participants sample Presque Isle Bay and Lake Erie sediments using a Ponar dredge and water with plankton nets and Kemmerer tubes. Students deploy … more
Student built “drift buoys” are deployed on Lake Erie to study drift patterns. Satellite transmitters on buoys record locations, which are monitored by students and researchers. Data collected at several NOAA websites identifying locations and course-tracking models can be used … more