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Elementary

Ecosystem Lab and Lesson

Aquaculture & Sustainability Lessons

Aquaponics

This unit includes lessons on sustainability research, science process skills (inquiry, scientific sketches, observation/inference), science content (food chains/webs), ideas on how to incorporate more math, and suggestions on how to set up your aquaponics system.

 

Hydroponics

Three detailed labs and lessons which incorporate Power Point presentations and include a worksheet/questionnaire.

 
Junior High

Nitrogen Cycling in a Closed System

 

Exploring Aquaponics

Students become “experts” in a particular topic regarding an aquaponics system and collaborate to figure out how the system works. Students measure plant growth, nitrate, nitrite, pH, and ammonia levels for a few weeks and interpret the data as a graph.

 

Hydroponics

Three detailed labs and lessons which incorporate Power Point presentations and include a worksheet/questionnaire.

 

High School

Nitrogen Cycling in a Closed System