8th Grade

Choose our program designed especially for North Carolina Eighth Grade Teachers:


NC Essential Standard 8.L.2.1

Where are the cures for cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and the common cold? In the ocean! Explore different medicines and the ocean animals that they come from, including meeting live examples of these animals. Your students will be fascinated to learn about the importance of maintaining ocean biodiversity in order to develop new medicines.


Choose our program designed especially for North Carolina 8th Grade Teachers. Or, click on the links below to read about other animal programs that may better fit your needs.

Fantastic Fish
N.C. Essential Standards 8.L.3.2

Our Living Seashells
N.C. Essential Standard 8.L.3.2

N.C. Essential Standard 8.L.3.2

The Wonder of Whales
N.C. Essential Standard 8.L.3.2

Scaly Survivors
N.C. Essential Standard 8.L.3.2


To request an outreach program use our online request form here or call (910) 458-8257, ext. 236.