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Marine Ecology
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​UNIT ONE Agenda - Oceanography & Prehistoric Oceans

        1/19, Marine Ecology Syllabus
        1/19, Lab: Black Boxes
        1/19, Student Information Form (due Thu)
001, 1/20, Finding Nemo Assignment (due Tue)
        1/21, SNOW DAY! (Finding Nemo wiki, if needed)
        1/24, SNOW DAY! (Finding Nemo wiki, if needed)
        1/25, Notes: Oceanography
002, 1/25, Lab: Nautical Charts
003, 1/26, Lab: Voyages of James Cook (map)
004, 1/26, Article: Chronometer History
005, 1/27, Lab: Contour of the Ocean Floor
006, 1/28, Lab: Water Density
​007, 1/31, Lab: Gizmos Tides (gizmos class code ZNLHVD)
008, 2/1, Lab: Predicting Ocean Currents
        2/2, Notes: Prehistoric Oceans
009, 2/3, Lab: Riding the Ridge
​010, 2/4, Lab: Gizmos Building Pangaea (gizmos class code ZNLHVD)
​011, 2/7, Lab: Marine Fossils
        2/8, Project: Phylogenetic Tree (due Thu) (topic signup)
        2/9, Asynchronous Project Workday (check in here between 7 am and 2 pm)
        2/10, Phylogenetic Tree Project Due (to google classroom by 11:59 pm)
012, 2/11, Lab: Natural Selection
        2/14, Exam: Oceanography & Prehistoric Oceans


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​UNIT TWO Agenda - Plankton & Benthos

        2/15, Notes: Plankton
001, 2/16, Lab: Food Web Connections
002, 2/17, Lab: Plankton Structure & Function
​003, 2/22, Lab: Pfiesteria
        2/23, Notes: Benthos
004, 2/24, Lab: Blue Crabs in the Chesapeake (data)
005, 2/25, Lab: Kelp Forests
006, 2/28, Lab: Shells (guide)
007, 3/1, Lab: Stream Index (key)
        3/2, Exam: Plankton & Benthos


​UNIT THREE Agenda - Nekton

        3/3, Notes: Nekton Part One - The Fishes
001, 3/4, Lab: External Anatomy of Fish
​002, 3/7, Lab: Gyotaku
003, 3/8, Lab: Virtual Dissection
004, 3/9, Lab: Shark & Ray Classification (do 1-7 & 16-20)
005, 3/10, Lab: Fish Behavior
006, 3/11, Lab: Mark & Recapture
        3/14, Notes: Nekton Part Two - The Tetrapods
007, 3/14, Marine March Madness Bracket
        3/15, Project: Nekton (due Thu) (topic signup)
        3/16, Asynchronous Project Workday (check in here)
        3/17, Nekton Project Due (to google classroom by 11:59 pm)
​008, 3/21, Lab: Penguin Jigsaw
009, 3/22, Lab: Hot or Not
010, 3/23, Lab: Sea Turtle Tracking
011, 3/24, Video Response: The Cove (available w/ tubi & more)
        3/25, Video Response: The Cove
012, 3/29, Case Study: Dolphin Safe Tuna (ONLY DO #1-2, 4-8 & 13-14)
013, 3/30, Lab: Blubber Glove
014, 3/31, Lab: Whale of a Tail
        4/1, Exam: Nekton
​UNIT FOUR Agenda - The Deep, Tropical Communities & Intertidal Ecology

        4/4, Notes: Deep Sea Biology
001, 4/5, Lab: Mapping Deep Sea Features
        4/6, Project: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (due Fri)
        4/7, Asynchronous Project Workday (check in here between 7 am and 2 pm)
        4/8, 20,000 Leagues Project Due (to google classroom by 11:59 pm)
​002, 4/18, Lab: This Old Tubeworm (data)
003, 4/19, Lab: Deep Ocean Habitats
        4/20, Notes: Tropical Communities & Symbiosis
004, 4/21, Lab: Symbiosis (cards)
005, 4/22, Asynch Day Lab: Where'd the Reef Go? (check in here)
006, 4/25, Lab: Coral Structure & Function
007, 4/26, Lab: Gizmos Coral Reefs ​(gizmos class code ZNLHVD)
008, 4/27, Lab: The Great Barrier Reef
009, 4/28, Video Response: Chasing Coral (available w/ youtube, netflix)
        4/28, Video Response: Chasing Coral
        5/3, Notes: Intertidal Ecology
        5/4, Project: Travel to the NC Coast (due Fri)
        5/5, Asynchronous Project Workday (check in here between 7 am and 2 pm)
        5/6, Travel to the NC Coast Project Due (to google classroom by 11:59 pm)
010, 5/9, Lab: Beach in a Pan
011, 5/10, Lab: Barrier Islands of NC (just answer questions using this map)
012, 5/11, Lab: Rivers, Streams & Estuaries
013, 5/12, Case Study: Sustainable Coastal Development
        5/13, Exam: The Deep, Tropical Communities & Intertidal Ecology
        5/16, Notes: Human Impact on the Sea
014, 5/17, Lab: Fishing for the Future
015, 5/18, Lab: Tragedy of the Commons (no graphs needed)
016, 5/19, Video Response: Blackfish (available w/ tubi, amazon & more)
        5/20, Video Response: Blackfish
017, 5/23, Lab: Wanted Dead
        5/24, Lab: Wanted Alive
018, 5/25, Lab: Gizmos Ocean Carbon Equilibrium (gizmos class code ZNLHVD)
019, 5/26, Lab: Deadly Waters
020, 5/27, Lab: Puzzling Pollution
        5/31, Final Exam Review
        6/1, Final Exam Review
        6/2, Final Exam Review
        6/3, Final Exam Review
        6/9, 4th Period Final Exam