World Oceans Day

Tara Wright
16th May 2019
world oceans day

Celebrate World Oceans Day and educate students about ocean conservation with this selection of KS3 and KS4 geography resources 

Saturday 8th June marks World Oceans Day which is a global day of ocean celebration. World Oceans Day promotes the need for everyone to honour, protect and maintain a healthy ocean with its core aim being to raise awareness of the environment threats to our oceans and educate people on the significance of what having a healthy ocean means to mankind.

Plastic pollution of oceans: presentation

Lesson plan addressing problem of plastic pollution of world's oceans
Created for geography secondary class
Can be adapted for different secondary ages
By john_maslen1

Plastic pollution - oceans

A lesson based upon Geography in the News - The River Tame has the highest amount of plastic in the World!

Then moves on to the Ocean -
How did it get there?
What are the effects?
How can we stop this?

Was aimed at Y7 but can be adapted.

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By penny_l_potts

Introduction to Continents and Oceans

A very thorough, interesting and interactive introduction to the 7 continents and the 5 oceans. This presentation includes interesting facts, pictures and relevant key terms. Enjoy.

By Edward H

Continents and Oceans Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice their skills with identifying the continents and oceans.

In this activity students are to identify each of the seven continents and five oceans as shown within a map of the world. Other questions are included such as: what continent is the largest?
By ScienceSpot

Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004

Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004

Students understand the causes, impacts and responses to the disaster. They found out the different countries affected by the disaster. My students found this lesson really interesting. Enjoy!

Included:

  • PowerPoint - included with activities and videos.
  • Worksheet
  • Extension tasks
By Bright_Ideas

Tsunamis

Let’s learn about Tsunamis!

These NO PREP materials contain informative exercises about tsunamis. Lots of puzzles and other fun activities are included to make it a fun class. The answers and an answer sheet are included.

Overview:
Page 1-2: Introduction to tsunamis
Page 3-4: How do tsunamis form?
Page 5: Dangerous tsunamis in history
Page 6: Interesting facts
Page 7-8: How to survive a tsunami?
Page 9: Word Search
Page 10: Reflection

Extra: Natural Disasters Word Search with pictures!

You might also like these worksheets:
Blizzards
Earthquakes
Floods
Hurricanes
Landslides
Tornadoes
Volcanic Eruptions
Wildfires

You can save money by purchasing the bundle!
Natural Disasters Bundle

Keywords:
tsunami, tidal waves, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tides, Ring of Fire, Japan, tectonic plates, coastline, crust, Indonesia, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Tohoku Earthquake, mega waves, wave train, run-up, inundation

By willemmacau

Oceans

Let’s learn about <strong>Oceans</strong>!

This worksheet includes 18 pages with a wide variety of activities and exercises about the oceans. The materials have informative exercises about the things that are related to the oceans, such as the ocean tides, the rising sea level, tsunami, whales, over-fishing and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class.

<strong>Overview: </strong>
Page 1-2: Introduction to the oceans
Page 3: Ocean tides
Page 4: Oceans and climate
Page 5: Rising sea level
Page 6-7: The Great Barrier Reef
Page 8-9: Strange looking creatures
Page 10: Tsunami
Page 11-12: Sharks
Page 13-14: Whales
Page 15-16: Over-fishing
Page 17: Animals
Page 18: Reflection

The answers and an answer sheet are included.

You can save money by purchasing the Geography Bundle!
Geography Bundle (Nature, Oceans and Natural Disasters)

You might also like these worksheets:
Oceans (fun stuff)
Nature
Continents
Tsunamis
Natural Disasters

Keywords:
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Southern Ocean, continents, Ocean tides, Moon, CO2, Rising sea level, Conveyor belt, Coral reef, Sea animals, Tsunami, Sharks, Whales, Over-fishing.

By willemmacau

World of Oceans Two-Page Activity Set and Word Search

Learn about the world's oceans, their underwater features, the gifts they provide humans with, and what you can do to fight water pollution, all with this Two-Page Activity Set! This product also includes a Word Search Puzzle filled with dozens of words that appear in the Activity Set, in order to reinforce ocean-related vocabulary.

Keywords: ocean | oceans | seas | World Ocean | Earth Day | pollution | oceanography | oceanographers | life | topography
By ReadingClubFun

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