Talks briefly about deep sea creatures and then switches its focus to mollusks such as octopi and squid.
Watch the amazing ability for cuttlefishes to camouflage and blend in with their environment.
Take an up-close look at the coolest critter in the ocean under 4 inches long: the dwarf cuttlefish.
A mysterious sea creature up to 7 feet long, with 10 arms, a sharp beak and a ravenous appetite, has invaded ocean waters off Northern California. Packs of fierce Humboldt Squid attack nearly everything they see, from fish to scuba divers. Marine biologists are working to discover why they have headed north from their traditional homes off South America.
To encourage students’ critical thinking about vocabulary concepts, to allow students to reflect on their knowledge of individual vocabulary words, and to increase vocabulary comprehension using the Vocabulary Self-Rate.
Students learn about invertebrate predators in an open ocean system and their adaptations to their environment.
Covers bivalves (mollusks) and their life history and ecology utilizing a viral video of a clam licking salt. Students learn about flight behavior, movement and ecosystems.
Covers marine snow and energy flow throughout the oceans and how global wide changes affect the cycling of materials through the ocean.
This study guide summarizes the ecology, body structure, and reproduction of sponges, cnidarians, flatworms, roundworms, mollusks, annelids, arthropods, insects, and echinoderms. It also includes further classification of arthropods and echinoderms.