Lesson Plans

Available are descriptions of lesson plans created by schools, educators, museums, state and federal parks, and other educational organizations.

In this activity, students discover their responsibility for keeping the environment clean and propose two ways to decrease litter. Students are escorted to littered areas to pick up the trash.

Students will recognize how hurricanes impact shorelines and how storm surge is correlated to the intensity of storms.

Students will analyze historical newspaper articles regarding European expansionist policy during the Nineteenth century, explain the concept of European imperialism during the nineteenth century, and provide specific exam

This lesson actively engages students in order to increase their awareness not only of pollution and littering but also of ways that human beings can influence the survival of a species.

Developed with the assistance of Roche Carolina, Inc., this curricula material explores the history and archaeology of a section of Florence County.

Students are taken on a field trip to an industrial plant to see firsthand how plant operators handle the pollution generated by their plants.

The Santa Elena Foundation has lesson plans and inquiry projects related to Santa Elena, a Spanish settlement on what is now Parris Island, South Carolina.

This curricula package was originally developed for use by Charleston County Park and Recreation at its new Tea Farm Park.

The students will be introduced to two episodes in 19th-century American history, around the time of the Great Awakening, that show glimpses of some positive and negative consequences of interracial interaction in a religi

Focus Questions: 1. What can you learn about science and the study of the oceans from a working oceanographer? 2. How does this affect your interest in oceans and oceanography?