BMSC Live! Oceanography 101

Last updated on
Friday, September 11th, 2020
Experience type: 
Virtual Field Trip
Program Description

We will leave the dock in our skiff and study the ocean! Students will learn about the factors that influence water density (temperature and salinity), as well as basics of physical and biological oceanography.

Big Ideas
  • The choice of technology and tools depends on the task.
  • Complex tasks may require multiple tools and technologies.
  • Complex tasks require the acquisition of additional skills.
  • Complex tasks may require multiple tools and technologies.
  • Complex tasks require the acquisition of additional skills.
  • Complex tasks may require multiple tools and technologies.
  • Complex tasks require the acquisition of additional skills.
  • Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
  • Everyday materials are often mixtures.
  • Earth and its climate have changed over geological time.
  • Trip Details
    City: 
    For Grades: 
    6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Months Available: 
    Duration: 
    45 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Packages Provided: 
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    $150 per session for K-12 groups
    (Canadian K-12 classes qualify for a bursary that covers the first session - email for details)
    $200 for adult groups