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Seas in Motion

Seas in Motion

In this outdoor, beach activity, learners use tennis balls, water balloons and other simple devices to investigate the movement of waves and currents off a sandy beach. This activity should be done on a gently sloping, unprotected, sandy beach on the outer coast, or the beach of a large lake when there is enough wave action. Learners will notice and collect organisms and remnants of organisms that they find on the beach. They are then given the...

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