Oil and Oceans Don't Mix (3 day lesson)

Unit 4: Enivronmental Science
Lesson 7 of 15

Objective: SWBAT investigate the effects of oil spills on ocean life and then use persuasive writing skills to compose a letter to a scientific organization about the topic.

Big Idea: We've all seen the horrifying stories of toppled tankers, oil-soaked birds, and volunteers trying to clean up the mess. Although it's a sad occurrence, it's important to recognize why this phenomenon happens.

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Subject(s):
Science, waste, Carbon, environment, oil, Air
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