Treasures in Jeopardy

NOAA Ocean Explorer

Lesson Plan Overview: 

Students will be able to compare and contrast deep-sea coral reefs with their shallow-water counterparts; explain at least three benefits associated with deep-sea coral reefs; describe human activities that threaten deep-sea coral reefs; and describe actions that should be taken to protect deep-sea coral reef resources.

Subjects: 
Life Science
Grades: 
6-8