Are you an educator interested in marine science? Check out the NEMO Curriculum:
• Includes 23 lessons on marine science activities
• Covers primary topics in marine science including biology, chemistry, geology, physics, technology, and marine policy
• Does not require prior experience in marine science for use
NOAA Enrichment in Marine Sciences and Oceanography
NEMO is a program designed to promote ocean literacy in Washington, D.C.'s public schools, an inner city school system." A marine science curriculum was developed as part of the NEMO program (read more below) with input from teachers, expert scientists from NOAA and education specialists. Each lesson is aligned with national science teaching standards as well as the Ocean Literacy Principles.
Whether you are teaching a course, leading a marine science club or coaching an NOSB team, you may find this resource helpful to you!
NEMO in the News
Congratulations to School Without Walls Team B and Wilson High School for placing 3rd in each of their Divisions at the 2012 Chesapeake Bay Bowl!
• “NOAA Scientists Coach D.C. Area Public School Students for Upcoming Ocean Science Competition”