Essentials of Oceanography

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1: Introduction to Planet "Earth"

 Density Laboratory
 Growing Plants
 Plate Tectonics

2: Plate Tectonics and the Ocean Floor

 Building Pangaea
 Plate Tectonics

3: Marine Provinces

 Ocean Mapping

4: Marine Sediments

 Rock Classification
 Rock Cycle

5: Water and Seawater

 Freezing Point of Salt Water
 Phase Changes
 Phases of Water

6: Air-Sea Interaction

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Hurricane Motion
 Seasons Around the World
 Seasons in 3D
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
 Seasons: Why do we have them?
 Summer and Winter
 Water Cycle
 Weather Maps

8: Waves and Water Dynamics

 Ripple Tank

9: Tides

 Ocean Tides

11: The Coastal Ocean

 Water Pollution

12: Marine Life and the Marine Environment

 Dichotomous Keys
 Paramecium Homeostasis

13: Biological Productivity and Energy Transfer

 Food Chain
 Prairie Ecosystem
 Water Pollution

14: Animals of the Pelagic Environment

 Dichotomous Keys

16: The Oceans and Climate Change

 Greenhouse Effect

Content correlation last revised: 2/22/2012