This book presents a program of basic studies dealing with the science of oceanography. Various characteristics of the oceans are described, including features of the oceans, life within the oceans, and different ways of studying the oceans. Each of the twelve teaching units in this book is introduced by a color transparency (print books) or PowerPoint slide (eBooks) that emphasizes the basic concept of the unit and presents questions for discussion. Reproducible student pages provide reinforcement and follow-up activities. The teaching guide offers descriptions of the basic concepts to be presented, background information, suggestions for enrichment activities, and a complete answer key.plate movements causes the formation of underwater mountains, deep trenches, and vast, flat, smooth areas called abyssal ... Waves move forward, but the water does not. ... Endlessly, all over the world, seacoasts are shaped and reshaped by wavesa#39; actions. The erosion caused by waves form various coastal features.
|Title||:||Oceanography (ENHANCED eBook)|
|Author||:||Edward P. Ortleb, Richard Cadice|
|Publisher||:||Lorenz Educational Press - 1991-09-01|