Marine Mammal Stranding Center

Tour the rescue and rehabilitation facilities, see the museum exhibits which include life-sized replicas of marine mammals and fish, pollution displays, whalebones, marine mammal artifacts, and even a “Please Touch” display. Groups will learn the stories of the center’s most recent animal rescues and recoveries, and assume the role of a MMSC technician, learning the steps to a successful sea turtle rescue.
 
Contact Info 
Address: 3625 Brigantine Blvd., Brigantine, NJ 08203. Atlantic County. Tel: 609-266-0538. Email: education@mmsc.org. Website: www.mmsc.org. Hrs: Vary by season. Same Day Booking: No.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All Grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science.
SUPPPORTS SCOUT BADGE IN: Science.         

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

STEM Lesson Plan

The light bulb, the assembly line, and the personal computer are all inventions by American innovators that have greatly impacted the world. For America to continue to lead the world in innovation, students must be fluent in the foundation of these inventions. Students learn science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and how they are related to specific topics. ... Continue