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Lesson Two-Living in a tide pool is no day at the beach.

ppt 2
By the end of the lesson students will be able to:

  • Discuss adaptation concepts for survival in a tide pool.
  • Chart characteristics of invertebrates found in a tide pool.
  • Understand key concepts for survival in a harsh environment.

    Time Required
    50-75 minutes

    Materials Required
    Powerpoint presentation
    Tide pool taxonomy worksheet (digital form)
    Tide pool taxonomy worksheet (print only)
    Research template
    Animal information page

    1. Present the PowerPoint with questions for discussion on adaptations in tide pools.

    2.  Students use the Tide Pool Taxonomy worksheet to research invertebrates in the four major phyla.

    3. Use the Research Template and the Animal Information Page to have students research one particular animal found in a tide pool.