The Long Island Sound Resource Catalogue for Educators and Parents

This online catalogue includes materials and resources that focus on Long Island Sound and its watershed or on other applicable lessons such as general estuarine science. The resources listed are classified according to grade-level, type of resource, and content. Scroll down and click a tag to begin exploring!

Questions or comments about the catalogue? Contact Jimena Perez-Viscasillas or Robert Burg at [email protected].

Early College Experience – Marine Sciences

Education Level(s): 9-12

UConn Early College Experience (ECE) is an opportunity for students to take UConn courses while still in high school. MARN… Read More

Pre-College Summer Program

Education Level(s): 9-12

This class on Marine Biology and Oceanography is a hands-on course integrating biology, chemistry, physics and math to study the… Read More

Project Oceanology Educational Programs

Education Level(s): 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-2

Hands on, inquiry based science education onsite or classroom visit. Read More

Exploring the Estuary! A Teacher’s Guide to the New York New Jersey Harbor Estuary Region

Education Level(s): 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-2

Highlights the region’s estuary-related education programs. Read More

Estuary Live TV

Education Level(s): 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-2

Educational videos on estuaries. Read More

Audubon at School Grades A Schoolyard Habitat Curriculum Guide

Education Level(s): K-2

Contains extensions to Long Island Sound from overall biology and nature curriculum. Read More

Bringing Wetlands to Market Curriculum

Education Level(s): 9-12

Focused on wetlands related to estuaries and how they are valuable carbon sinks; their relations to market economies. Project follows… Read More

Marine Science of Long Island Sound

Education Level(s): 9-12

Intertidal, ecology, continental shelf and human impact of The SoundEcology, the Continental Shelf, and Human impacts of the Sound. This… Read More

Lobster Die-Off in the Long Island Sound

Education Level(s): 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-2

Curriculum centered around Long Island Sound lobsters and their subsequent die-off. The program meets Next Generation Science Standards including PE… Read More

The Scientific Method Goes Swimming in Long Island Sound

Education Level(s): 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-2

How The Sound was formed; trace history of its health by looking at physical, chemical, and biological tests. Read More

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