Project Title & Description
Mote Marine Lab - Ed Div
This grant will allow Girl Scouts in six counties to do hands-on activities, laboratory experiments, games, and crafts inside the classroom/lab spaces, outside on campus and in the Aquarium related to the coral reef program and the Immersion Cinema on the Florida Key National Marine Sanctuary. All participants will receive merit patch reflect of their efforts on the coral reefs. As preparation, troop leaders will receive World Wildlife Fund's "Oceans on Life" curriculum and training by Mote educators. Through these programs, the troop leaders and Girl Scouts will develop a sense of stewardship toward the reefs as well as critical thinking skills needed for making informed decisions in the future.