Sea Me Read
Snip, snap, clip, clap! Nipper the Crab hates his huge clumsy claws. Read along with us as we find out how useful Clumsy’s claws can be. In this videoconference, Mote Marine Laboratory will present a media-rich, interactive, literaSEA program on crabs.
Objectives: Students will learn about shark diversity and the characteristics of sharks. Students will also use literacy and reading comprehension skills. Finally, students will learn why sharks are threatened and what they can do to help conserve them.
- Prior Knowledge (3 minutes)
- The Story of Clumsy Crab (8 minutes)
- Crabby Questions (reading comprehension) (8 minute)
- Open Questions and Answers (~6 minutes)
Supplemental media featuring Mote research
The following media can be used before or after your live virtual field trip with Mote to enhance the lesson.