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Life In Aquatic Environments

Life In Aquatic Environments

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In these programs, life is examined in terms of habitat, diversity, adaptation, ecological niches, and interrelationships. Modular presentation, biological photography, and up-to-date learning design create a powerful teaching resource for the study of aquatic and marine life. By documenting the lives of fresh water and marine organisms, these programs introduce some of the interesting organisms found in nature and will motivate students to explore these environments on their own.

Close up view of microscopic organism.  Different colored organs are visible beneath the clear tissue of the body. Caption: Some are asexual, producing eggs that hatch
Life In Aquatic Environments
Episode 1
18 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Underwater rock with plants on it. Caption: To live in fast water requires special structures
Life In Aquatic Environments
Episode 2
38 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
Closeup of translucent organisms with stalks topped on a flower-like head with tentacles. Alternating Life Cycle (Obelia). Caption: In obelia, the branching colony grows by asexual budding,
Life In Aquatic Environments
Episode 3
29 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12