Experiential Science 20-2: Plastic Waste in the Ocean
Objective: To explore the effect of plastic waste on oceans
Introduction: Plastics may end up in the oceans through a variety of means – direct dumping, wind, water or animal transport. These plastics may have significant implications for ocean health, through direct consumption and/or leaching of chemicals. This lesson allows students to evaluate media resources to think about these implications.
Curriculum Connections: Unit 3 -2 d, related to Units 2&4,