Coral Reef in a Box

45 minutes

Classroom work

Coral reefs are important ecosystems that are being harmed by the effects of climate change. In this activity, your students will learn about coral reefs and their importance as well as how they’re being harmed. They'll have a chance to build their own reef in a box!

Learning outcomes

  • Ability to create a diorama using various materials
  • Understanding of how humans can impact an ecosystem
  • Basic understanding of coral, coral reefs, and their importance