EMPOWERING THE NEXT GENERATION OF OCEAN ADVOCATES

“These Kindergartners are graduating high school in the year 2028, just two years before attainment of the UN's Sustainable Development Goal for Ocean Health. They will be the ocean’s next generation of advocates.” - Dune Ives, Executive Director

Designed from the vantage point of seven sea creatures, living in seven seas, facing seven pollution problems, the Lonely Whale Foundation Education Initiative is preparing the next generation of environmental leaders.

 

Program Overview:

  • K - 5th Grade

  • Bilingual, English & Spanish

  • 10 lessons / unit which can be taught within a larger unit per grade, or as a stand alone area of study

  • Co-developed by practicing scientists & marine researchers

  • Focus on team-based problem solving

  • Empathy-based curriculum

  • Meets next generation science standards

Read more in Michigan Avenue Magazine.