• Explorers Presentation: Explaining the Tides to Children

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2015)
      Explaining the tides to children Presentation includes information about: Orbits of the Earth, Moon and Sun; Moon phases and the lunar cycle; Gravity; Gravity and the tide; Types of tides; The tides and me!; Tide tables; Extra insight
    • Geography: 5th and 6th class - Gravity and Tides and understanding how Tides affect me

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2015)
      The children will learn about how the earth, moon and sun interact though gravity. The students will develop an understanding of what causes tides. The students will also investigate the importance of tidal prediction and learn to read tide tables.
    • Investigating tides, where does all the water go?

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2013)
      Students will aim to complete a project investigating and researching tides. Each student should seek to develop an understanding of what causes tides and why sea levels change between high and low tide. Investigate and become familiar with tides as a natural feature in the local environment. Explore ways in which tides affect the behaviour of plants, animals and people.