Sites for Teachers


Explores characteristics of tides including description, classification and shape. Describes and explains tide-generating forces and discusses co-oscillation tides.

Tides and Water Levels/What Causes Tides?

Explains relationship between tides and gravitational forces

Tidal Datums and Their Applications

This 132 page PDF is a detailed look at tidal datums. It provides a glossary of terms and acronyms


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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