Les écosystèmes aquatiques-Les poissons
Target Group: Middle School
Ocean Literacy Principle: 5
Students learn more about fish. Topics are basic fish anatomy, diet and the special way a fish can breath.
Activities include making a comparison between our anatomy and the anatomy of a fish, a puzzle, fill in exercises and a demonstration experiment about the swim bladder of a fish which it uses to float in the water. The information can be found on page 2-5 of the Educator's Guide.
Printed booklets for each pair of students or computer and projector to show the booklet. Assignments (you will have to recreate them from the answers). For the experiment: balloon, a few nails, straw, elastic band, water, container.
Note: the worksheets for students are missing and the website is currently inactive. However, the answers of the activities are in the Educator's guide, so it is possible to recreate the activities.