Target Group: Middle School
Ocean Literacy Principle: 5
The students will be looking at plankton and fill in a worksheet.
Similar to the activity 'Looking at plankton', but this activity has a set of additional questions that shows the difference between phytoplankton and zooplankton which will help students to better understand plankton and their environment.
Microscope, Foldscope or magnifying glass, printed worksheet (page 6 of the Educator's Guide), petri dishes, medicine droppers, slides, cover slips.