Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Respiration and Transport

This lesson plan provides a basic understanding how the respiration of fish during transport changes water quality, what is respiration in fish, why it is important, and how changes in water quality effects their health.  

Goldfish in Water

The lesson consists of:

  • Learning Objectives
  • Materials Needed
  • Key Terms
  • Before you Get Started Readings
  • Instructional Set-Up Plan
  • Discussion
  • Final Quiz
  • Printable Resources

We encourage instructors to read through the entire lesson plan before beginning this with students/family members as materials may need to be purchased and information prep will need to be done.  

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