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Activity 2: Grades 5-8
Salmon Counting



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CURRICULUM LINKS

 Physical Science

Salmon migration
Population estimation using random sampling

 Life Science

Factors affecting salmon populations
Genetic links in salmon spawning
Function of scent in spawning

NATIONAL SCIENCE STANDARDS    (Grades 5-8)

 Science as Inquiry- Content Standard A

Students will build and observe a model and explore cause and effect relationships.

Students will use the tool of mathematics to collect and analyze data.

 Life Science - Content Standard C

Students will explore how an organism's internal behavior can influenced by external environments.

 

 

 
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