C-MORE Science Kits

Nautical Knots and Maritime Careers

(Grades 3-8)

Knots Kit image This kit introduces students to one of the key skills needed by anyone considering a maritime career: knot tying. Step-by-step instructions with color photos are provided, along with pre-made reference knots. Each knot is associated with a practical application and with a professional who uses this knot in their job. Students learn about a variety of marine science careers and their education requirements. This lesson can be completed in one hour.

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