The Light Zone

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Learn about the plants and animals that live in the light zone

Student Application

This video takes you under the sea, from the shallow light zone with its abundant supply of food, to the cold and mysterious dark zone to reveal the elements that dictate underwater life.

Learning Objectives

  1. Students will understand that a habitat is a place where plants and animals naturally live. A habitat provides food, water, and shelter.
  2. Students will know that the ocean habitat is the largest of all the habitats; in fact, the ocean covers about 70% of the earth. Also, the salty ocean is home to over 250,000 kinds of living thi...

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Supporting Activities

  1. Before watching the video:
    1. Make a list of everything the students know about the ocean and print the information on the board. Save it for after viewing the video.
  2. After viewing the video

    1. How a bale...

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