Education Technology

Oceanic Circulation – Bell Ringer

Published on 01/15/2014

Activity Overview

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Oceanic Circulation through the use of computer models that simulate the movement of ocean currents. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishView™ document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Oceanic Circulation to students. The Bell Ringer discusses the movement of ocean currents around continents and asks students to consider phenomena such as El Nino that affect oceanic circulation. Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.

The Bell Ringer is PublishView™ document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire software and a projection device. This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.