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Physical Oceanography Lab

(Grades 6th – 12th) Theses hands-on lab activities provide a multi-learning approach to the topic of physical oceanography. Activities include the topics of bathymetry, ocean floor profiles, tides, sand and sedimentation types, density, turbidity, and surface currents. Kit includes materials for 11 workstations, the DVD Physical Oceanography, and complete teacher’s guide.¬†Expendable supplies not included.

Consumable materials needed: yarn, modeling clay, toothpicks, red & blue colored pencils, salt, blue food coloring, clear plastic tray or picture frame, terra cotta tempura paint powder, aluminum foil, heavy construction paper.

Suncoast Science Center
4452 S Beneva Road
Sarasota Florida 34233

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