Build an Ocean Sand Globe

The beach is where ocean water and the shore meet. It's a place where you can swim in ocean water and walk on ocean land. It's a place where you can see the ocean water move in waves. It's place where you can watch the tides rise and fall. It's a place where you can touch, see or hear ocean living things. It's a place where you can watch, hear and smell the ocean air.

Do you know what a snow globe is? You can see some here . In this investigation, you will make an ocean sand globe. Snow globes have a theme, an idea, place or thing they are about. Your sand globe can be about anything or place having to do with the ocean. The only thing it has to have in it is ocean water.

Here are some things to think about before you decide what to put in your ocean sand globe: 

What do you need to make your ocean sand globe?


What do you do?

What questions do you have about ocean water? Do some research and see if you can find out what causes waves or why the ocean salty.