Lesson Overview

How can we prevent the escape of plastic wads into the environment?
Students learn about plastic wad marine debris, and then identify solutions that would prevent these objects from ending up on the beach. (Gr 4-12)

Lesson Materials
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PDF icon Plastic Wad full lesson plan677.3 KB
Program Name and Website
Marine Debris Interruptions
Grade Level
Gr 4-5
Middle School
High School
Year
2022
Topic
Marine debris
Author
Cait Goodwin, Oregon Sea Grant
Lesson Standards

Next Generation Science Standards

  • ESS3.C: Human impacts on Earth systems
  • ETS1A: Defining and delimiting and engineering problem
  • ETS1B: Developing possible solutions