Corrientes oceánicas y desechos marinos-Experimento
Target Group: Secondary School
Subject: Plastics & Trash
Ocean Literacy Principle: 1,3,4,6
Students carry out an experiment in which they learn more about ocean currents and how marine debris moves in water.
After a discussion of ocean currents and gyres, the students experiment with ocean currents. They make predictions and test what will happen with debris of different texture and weight.
Large container, plastic bag, ice, food coloring (3 colors), water heater.