Marine Biology: Explore the Oceans With Sea Turtles, Whales, Sharks, Coral Reefs
Peter Burke, BA Ecology & Agriculture
Dive into the sea with resources from NOAA. We will use virtual dives to understand ocean ecosystems detailing plant and animal physiology, ecosystem interactions, ocean geography, environmental issues, and conservation methods.
US Grade 4 - 6
Immerse yourself in ocean ecosystems using resources provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). We will use a collection of virtual underwater dives in the form of 360° videos which allow us to go pretend scuba diving in kelp forests, coral reefs, and even shipwrecks. This class will use lots of fantastic media to take students underwater to witness alien underwater worlds. We start our journey in the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary...
I have a degree in Ecology and Sustainable Agriculture from Hampshire College.
Most material is drawn from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration resources and other reputable sources and peer-reviewed journals. https://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/vr/
Meet the teacher
Biology was my favorite subject in high school, but the textbook curriculum left me with many unanswered questions about the natural world. My specialty is teaching advanced natural sciences using metaphor and an interactive teaching style that...
1x per week
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(7)
Completed by 118 learners
Live video meetings
2-14 learners per class