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What Microbe Are You?
Ocean FEST is a program of hands-on, ocean-themed science activities for students in grades 3-6 and/or their families. Our goals are to: (1) educate participants about ocean and earth science issues that are relevant to their communities; and (2) inspire students--especially those from underrepresented groups--to pursue careers in the ocean and earth sciences. "What Microbe Are You?" attempts to change the way students--and teachers--think about microbes through a "personality quiz" designed to match the quiz-taker with the microbe that s/he most closely resembles.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Intermediate (3-5)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information is unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-010-590
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: University of Hawaii at Manoa
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST)