These short videos will introduce you to the Chesapeake Bay and the issues faced.


In this document you will find the assignment guidelines, a planning sheet and a detailed list of resources to help you. You will need to log on to your Google student account to access the assignment.

Additional Resources

  • Gale GREENR will have helpful information. You can also use the database links on the GCM Library website to access other databases.  If you are not at school, you will need the passwords available in the GCM Library Blackboard course in the Databases button.
Other websites
  • Information to help you cite your sources
Images you can use freely
Project presentation

You have a choice in how you share the results of your research. You can create a Google Sites webpage, an Adobe Spark video, a Google Slide presentation or a PowerPoint presentation. The links below provide you tutorials and help for each of these programs.

Image credits

“Chesapeake Bay.” Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. Accessed 2 Jun. 2017.

“Chesapeake Bay.” World Book Advanced, World Book, 2017. Accessed 2 Jun. 2017.