Interview an Oceanographer

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? Objectives: The students will investigate: 1. The factors have drawn people to scientific study. 2. The rewards to be found in the study of oceans. 3. The drawbacks or difficulties in pursuing a scientific career. 4. The difficulties encountered by a working oceanographer. 5. The importance of devoting time, energy, and passion in the study of the ocean. 6. Careers in oceanography.

 

Author
Karen Moyd and adapted by Scott Thompson
Grade Level