The Tuna/Dolphin Controversy

The Tuna/Dolphin Controversy

Grades 4-12

The Tuna/Dolphin Controversy focuses on a complex ecological problem to give students some of the skills and background necessary to make appropriate decisions. Two slide shows, one geared for the upper elementary/middle school level and one for the high school level, provide the background necessary for your students to embark on a variety of accompanying activities leading to action.

Begin by exploring the issues surrounding the tuna/dolphin controversy. For an overview, download and view one of the slide shows. Then investigate the lessons, activities and resources available for ways to engage your students.

Click on a title to download and view a slide show or explore the lessons and activities.


Introducing the Tuna/Dolphin Controversy – an elementary level slide show
Introducing the Tuna/Dolphin Controversy – an secondary level slide show

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