Grade Level: 5-12

Adaptations To Underwater Nights

Adaptations To Underwater Nights
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DVD Item#: 24091
Program: 20 Minutes

The mysteries of ocean ecology are evident in the annual spawning of coral, the molting of lobsters, the feeding habits of sharks and cuttlefish, and the deadly attacks of squid. Live-action footage captures opalescent squid as they lay their eggs then die in vast numbers. These are the creatures that come out when twilight falls.
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Adaptations To Underwater Nights

Sciences  Life Sciences   Biology   Ecology   Oceanography/Marine Biology

The mysteries of ocean ecology are evident in the annual spawning of coral, the molting of lobsters, the feeding habits of sharks and cuttlefish, and the deadly attacks of squid. Live-action footage captures opalescent squid as they lay their eggs then die in vast numbers. These are the creatures that come out when twilight falls.

 
   Key Benefits:
  • Aligns with Life Sciences and Biology standards for adaptations, ecosystems, classification, body structures, symbioses, reproduction and other topics in Oceans and Marine Biology, usually studied in grades 4-10
  • Worldwide location footage of rare and unknown life forms and processes, often in extreme and remote biological niches
  • Reveals astonishing facts about competition and cooperation among life forms
  • Clear scripts, instructional designs and careful match of visual and audio information make these programs especially strong teaching tools for imparting scientific information only available through media