About Making Waves
you've found the perfect wave that will carry your students
to Enlightenment - the one that will ripple through your
class and engulf your students in a sea of enthusiasm
for science and math. Right?Reality
to Making Waves, a multimedia approach to learning that
offers teachers and students an insider's view of current,
relevant ocean science research efforts.
The truth is, it's
tough convincing your students that science and math aren't
boring. Those textbooks probably just aren't cutting
it. You need something fresh - something cool -
to get those kids interested. Luckily for you, the
United Nations designated 1998 as the International Year
of the Ocean (that's when we started this project), and
we're here to help you unlock the mysteries of the ocean
for your students in a way that will bring science and
math to life in your classroom.
will start them all surfing for science!
(The next page explains what this project is all about,
and how you can get started right away FOR