You are about to embark on a great journey, halfway around the world, to Australia. During your journey, you will investigate the Great Barrier Reef. As you dive deeper into the ocean, which surrounds Australia, you will create a map showing the different levels of life in the reef. You will also investigate the importance of the reef, for commerce, food and energy. Finally, you will determine the environmental risks that the reef faces and what needs to be done to keep the reef from extinction.
This group investigation will help you understand the importance of the ocean and it’s treasures.