Education

Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network



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Presentations and Lectures

The Whales on Wheels Program gives students and teachers the opportunity to learn about TMMSN and marine mammals in their own classroom!

Trained volunteers or staff from TMMSN will visit your class with an engaging presentation that includes an interactive PowerPoint, real marine mammals bones to view and touch, mock dolphin stranding and rescue, and more!

The program is available and appropriate for grades K-12, and is divided in the following categories based on current TEKS standards for science:

* Whales on Wheels K-2nd Grade: Marine Mammals of all Shapes and Sizes!
* Whales on Wheels 3rd-5th Grade: The World of Marine Mammals
* Whales on Wheels 6th-8th Grade: Marine Mammal Traits and Taxonomy
* Whales on Wheels 9th-12th Grade: Marine Mammal Research and Conservation