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Zones of the Ocean

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Eva School, 

Morgan County School System


A sixth grade student at Eva School invites you to explore the four main zones of the ocean in this pod cast. You will observe beautiful plant and animal life found in the Intertidal Zone as well as the mysterious fish found in the deep dark Abyssal Zone. Depths of each zone are listed as well as plants and animals found in each zone. Zones features in this pod cast include: The Intertidal Zone, The Pelagic Zone, The Benthic Zone, and The Abyssal Zone. Come join us for this under sea adventure!

Length: 3:06

Content Areas: Science

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

SC (6)
5. Describe layers of the oceanic hydrosphere, including the pelagic zone, benthic zone, abyssal zone, and intertidal zone.

National/Other Standards:

National Science Standards

Grades 5-8 Life Science Standards

  • Students will understand and observe structure and function in living systems.


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