Recommended Grade Level:11-12
Prerequisites: Biology and Chemistry
Course Description: If you like water and aquatic creatures, you will enjoy aquatic science. Aquatic Science is a hands-on, lab based class covering both marine and freshwater topics. Students will do 6 major dissections. They will also learn to run fresh and salt water aquariums. Mr. Herzog, an aquatic creature himself, is an avid fisherman and kayaker and often brings in unique fresh specimens for class demonstrations. Each spring the class takes a field trip to the coast.
Whales Texas Coast and Rivers
Coral Reefs Crustaceans
Invasive Species Penguins
Water Quality Oceans and Seas
Invasive Species Wanted Poster
*Projects will require time outside of class. Homework is minimal.