Lesson One-Just what is a tide pool?

lesson one

Objectives
Students will be able to describe what a tide pool is.
Students will be able to identify what biotic and abiotic components make up a tide pool ecosystem.
Students will identify the closest California State Park to their school.

Time Required
50 minutes

Procedure
Download the following files:

POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

CHALLENGE QUESTIONS

WHICH STATE PARK?

1. Present the powerpoint presentation to your students using the Challenge Questions to help guide your students.
2. "Which State Park?" is an activity that has your students research which California State Park with tide pools is closest to your school.

Assessment
TIDE POOL WORDSEARCH
Download the "Tide pool Wordsearch" for a fun activity for your students that recalls key words and phrases from the lesson.

To Schedule this Program


Jenn Langer
PORTS Program Interpreter
(949) 468-9545
jennifer.langer@parks.ca.gov

Brad Krey
PORTS Program Coordinator
(619) 228-6785
brad.krey@parks.ca.gov