Use these Junior Science videos entitled Introducing Oceanography as oceanography lessons for kids to study the science and origins of oceanography and the evolution of research techniques used in oceanography.
Use our 6 online educational videos to learn the ways in which humans have explored the mysteries of the deep. Learn the origins of oceanography and the evolution of research techniques, from the sixteenth-century rope and weight to modern sonar, satellites, and diving vessels. Study the relationship of the continental shelf to the land and the ocean and see how plate tectonics has a role in changing the ocean's geography. Examine the properties of seawater and learn how its ability to dissolve substances allows pollution to spread. Study the major movements of the ocean and the three main classifications of ocean life.