This elementary kit allows students to model four ocean ecology scenarios as they investigate the effect of farm and industrial waste on ocean life.
- Grade 4-6
- Class Size 24 students
Brine shrimp populations, water pH and water density are monitored over the course of ecological contamination, water treatment, and recovery. Students also learn about life cycles and how to take representative samples. The kit is ideal for use as a class project or can be completed as a small group. Materials included allow the experiment to be repeated up to five times.
Ordering information: Five 1 gallon aquariums or containers, balance or scale, and a flashlight are required, but not included. Kit contains instructor Manual, MSDS, Life Cycle Chart, Ocean Mat, Medicine Cups, Hydrometer, pH Indicator Paper, Measuring Spoon, Magnifying Glass, Straw, Pipets, Toothpicks, Blank Labels, Slo-Mo Fluid, Brine Shrimp Eggs, Brine Shrimp Food, Farm Runoff Crystals, Industrial Waste Crystals, Chemical Treatment, Sea Salt.