Shark Biology, Anatomy, Behavior and Dissection
Sharks were present here on Earth before the dinosaurs. There are over 500 known species of sharks in the world, and they can be found in every ocean. What makes sharks unlike other animals? What characteristics do they have that enable to hunt so well? Swim so fast? Some live solitary lives, others live in groups. Learn about their biology and develop an understanding of their anatomy. Learn about sharks’ teeth, diet, feeding behaviors, reproduction, and more! Dissect a spiny dogfish shark and other hands-on activities! (6 hrs instruction) Pack a lunch, drink & snack.
Jr.Tech is excited to partner with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy to deliver this workshop.
Date: Saturday, 2/3/18
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Grades: 5, 6, & 7
Max size: 14 students
Where: Barnstable United School, 730 Osterville West Barnstable Road, Marstons Mills