Bridge - Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

The Bridge, an award winning site from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science at the College of William and Mary, is a growing collection of the best marine education resources available on-line. The site provides educators with a convenient source of accurate and useful information on global, national, and regional marine science topics, and gives researchers a contact point for educational outreach. Resources are organized as indicated on the sidebar on the left side of the screen, and include ocean topics, professional development, lesson plans, data sites and other resources.

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Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Biology:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Geoscience:Oceanography:Chemical, Biological, Physical , Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics
Resource Type: Pedagogic Resources:Collection, Scientific Resources:Collection, Audio/Visual:Maps, Activities, Datasets and Tools:Datasets, Datasets with Teaching Activities, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: High School (9-12), Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5), Primary (K-2)
Use: Enabling Student Investigation, Illustrating concepts and ideas
Data Source: Real-Time Data, Observational Data
Science Background Required: Basic scientific background required, Broadly accessible
Topics: Ocean:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Chemical Oceanography, Biological Oceanography , Physical Oceanography, Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Marine
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Ecology, Geophysics