Can Do Goals-


I can relate oceanography to the theories of the origin of life.

I can recognize the energy of life.

I can address issues regarding ocean's primary productivity.

I can understand how energy flows through the biosphere.






Students read and discuss chapters 3 and 4 from their textbook.

Students take notes on appropriate videos.

Students complete formative and summative assessments of chapter 3 and 4. 





Monitor note taking progress.

Monitor formative and summative assessment completion. 



Ocean 3

Origins of earth atmosphere, and ocean

Seafloor features

Plate boundaries and associated features

Convection, seafloor spreading, continental drive, and plate tectonic theory


 Ocean 4

Marine sediments 

Beach processes

Types of Coastlines