Sites for Teachers

Rip Current Safety

This page addresses the what, when, how and why of rip currents. It addresses misconceptions and gives several concrete safety tips.

Rip Current Science

Overview of why and where rip currents form.

Jet Stream - Rip Currents

This page contains the 9th lesson in a series of 10 regarding the Ocean. It contains 3 subtopics: Introduction, Where''s the RIP? and Break the Grip! This page addresses definition, location, misconceptions and safety tips.


This page is a gateway to lessons and support materials for teachers to develop a curriculum on the causes and impact of tides



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