Cephalopod Lesson Plans

James B. Wood, CephSchool, Bermuda Biological Station for Research

This collection of lesson plans, created by the Bermuda Biological Station for Research, highlights color change in cephalopods. This page provides links to each lesson plan, which are in PDF format and feature an informative, image-rich introduction followed by a hands-on laboratory activity. The lesson plans highlight cephalopod color change, vision, light quality, and light quantity.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Principles, Habitats:Water Column, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets with Teaching Activities, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Activities:Lab Activity, Classroom Activity
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Ready for Use: Ready to Use
Ocean Environments: Deep Waters, Surface Waters, Shallow Sea Floor/Continental Shelf, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:EcologyKeywords: octopus, squid, cuttlefish