Table of Contents

We separate each Lesson below into Teacher Resources and Student Lessons. Before you get started, please check out our Quick Tips page, our Suggestions for Teachers and, in case you missed it, our Welcome page. We hope you enjoy your journey deep into the remarkable world of Pacific Northwest salmon. NOTE: STUDENTS WILL HAVE A SEPARATE TABLE OF CONTENTS.

Level 1: Simply Salmon

Lesson 1

Start by Creating your Salmon Journal

Student Lesson 1

Lesson 2

An Introduction to Salmon

Student Lesson 2

Lesson 3

The Life Cycle of Salmon (a Deep Dive)

Student Lesson 3

Lesson 4

The Anatomy of Salmon

Student Lesson 4

Lesson 5

Learn to Identify our Five Species of Salmon

Student Lesson 5

Lesson 6

Land-Locked! The Curious Case of Kokanee

Student Lesson 6

Level 2: Earth Sciences, Ecosystems — and Salmon

Lesson 7

The Water Cycle

Student Lesson 7

Lesson 8

Know Your Watershed

Student Lesson 8

Lesson 9

Salmon Habitat Needs

Student Lesson 9

Lesson 10

The Aquatic Ecosystem

Student Lesson 10

Lesson 11

Salmon Genes & Adaptation

Student Lesson 11

Level 3: Salmon Management and Hatcheries

Lesson 12

Why Hatcheries

Student Lesson 12

Lesson 13

Fish Management — for People and Salmon

Student Lesson 13

Lesson 14

The Life Cycle of a Hatchery Salmon

Student Lesson 14

Level 4: Salmon and the Culture of the Pacific Northwest

Lesson 15

Native American Stories — and Write Your Own

Student Lesson 15

Lesson 16

A Self-Assessment

Student Lesson 16



Hatchery Visit Checklist for Teachers and Chapperones