The varied participants and constantly changing conditions make it incredibly challenging to clean up and contain an oil spill.
- Students will work cooperatively in strike teams to respond to an oil spill and react to changes in conditions.
- Students will understand some of the challenges of cleaning up an oil spill.
Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12
Subject: Environmental Science, Life Science, Social Science, Oil Spill Response
Concept: Systems and System Models
Type: Classroom, Outdoors or Field Trip
File type: lesson plan
Duration: 30-45 Minutes