“Big Al” Goes to Sea
Grades 2-3

Science Field Trip 2 hours

“Big Al” comes to life on the R/V Sea Explorer, on a brief trip outside of the harbor to view the local sea lions. Student scientists learn about oceanographic equipment such as a drop camera, plankton net, and a benthic sampler while investigating marine habitats.

2nd: S 2b; 4a; LA RC 2.4, 2.5, 2.6; LR 3.2
3rd: S 3a, b; LA RC 2.4, 2.6; LR 3.3, 3.4