Category Archives: beach science

A Week of Ocean Science-Themed Books and Activities

Oceans cover over 70% of our planet and have an incredible impact on our lives. This week we are going to delve into ocean science with some new books and hands-on activities for children. This will be a landing page … Continue reading

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North Carolina’s Amazing Coast

I don’t know why, but I have been in the mood to go to the beach. Although taking a trip is unrealistic right now, I did find the next best thing, which is the book North Carolina’s Amazing Coast: Natural … Continue reading

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Plastic, Ahoy: Investigating the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Want a first hand look at young scientists exploring a recently discovered phenomenon? Plastic, Ahoy!: Investigating the Great Pacific Garbage Patch by Patricia Newman, with photographs by Annie Crawley introduces the middle grade level reader to three graduate students who … Continue reading

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