Carbon cycle in the ocean
Target Group: Middle School
Ocean Literacy Principle: 2,3,4,5
Students mimic the carbon cycle and it's elements in the ocean by passing around carbon cycle building blocks.
The role are atmosphere, ocean, coral and dissolver. Coral builds an exoskeleton, atmosphere and ocean move around building blocks, while dissolver weakens the coral. You can find the activity on page 5 of the Teacher's Guide.
Lego blocks or other building blocks, containers or bags, 2 chairs or tables, sweater.