Fishing: Get in the Habitat!

MinnAqua Leader's Guide


The newly updated MinnAqua Fishing: Get in the Habitat! Leader's Guide is now available for download.

Download the Full Curriculum in one PDF file. This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1223 pages | 166.3 MB) or follow the links below to download individual pieces of the curriculum.

Cover and Introduction

Cover & Copyright This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (2 pages | 3.5 MB)

Preface This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 105 KB)

Table of Contents This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (5 pages | 81 KB)

Acknowledgements This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (4 pages | 124 KB)

Introduction and How to Use the Leader's Guide This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (10 pages | 768 KB)

History of Fishing in Minnesota This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 136 KB)

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Chapter 1: Aquatic Habitats

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 454 KB)

Materials for Habitat Hideout

Materials for Lesson 1:5 - Habitat Hideout

Lesson 1:1 - Design a Habitat This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (17 pages | 1.3 MB)

Lesson 1:2 - Food Chain Tag This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (30 pages | 3.3 MB)

Lesson 1:3 - Run For Your Life Cycle This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 3.7 MB)

Lesson 1:4 - Water Habitat Site Study This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (43 pages | 8.3 MB)

Lesson 1:5 - Habitat Hideout This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (32 pages | 3.9 MB)

Lesson 1:6 - From Frozen to Fascinating This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (30 pages | 3.8 MB)

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Chapter 2: Minnesota Fish

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 391 KB)

Materials for Fish Families

Materials for Lesson 2:3 - Fish Families

Lesson 2:1 - Fish Sense This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (23 pages | 5.5 MB)

Lesson 2:2 - Fins: Form & Function This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 2.9 MB)

Lesson 2:3 - Fish Families This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (23 pages | 3.4 MB)

Lesson 2:4 - Using a Key For Fish ID This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (22 pages | 2.7 MB)

Lesson 2:5 - Diving Into Diversity This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (23 pages | 2.4 MB)

Lesson 2:6 - Adapted for Habitat This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (35 pages | 3.5 MB)

Lesson 2:7 - Fish Tales This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (34 pages | 6.4 MB)

Lesson 2:8 - Fish In Winter This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (21 pages | 2.8 MB)

Lesson 2:9 - Fish Bowl This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (56 pages | 1 MB)

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Chapter 3: Water Stewardship

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (4 pages | 462 KB)

Materials for Mussel Mania

Materials for Lesson 3:7 - Mussel Mania

Lesson 3:1 - The Incredible Journey This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (33 pages | 2.5 MB)

Lesson 3:2 - The Function of Aquatic Plants This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (24 pages | 3.5 MB)

Lesson 3:3 - Wonderful Watersheds This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 3.2 MB)

Lesson 3:4 - Would You Drink This Water? This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (18 pages | 2.0 MB)

Lesson 3:5 - The Lake Game This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 2.3 MB)

Lesson 3:6 - Macroinvertebrate Mayhem This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (23 pages | 2.3 MB)

Lesson 3:7 - Mussel Mania This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 2.6 MB)

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Chapter 4: Fish Management

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (6 pages | 778 KB)

Lesson 4:1 - Fishing Regulations and Sportsmanship This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (24 pages | 1.6 MB)

Lesson 4:2 - Fish Surveys This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (35 pages | 4.3 MB)

Lesson 4:3 - Aquatic Plant Power This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (24 pages | 3.8 MB)

Lesson 4:4 - Town Meeting This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (17 pages | 1.6 MB)

Lesson 4:5 - Fisheries Management and You This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (36 pages | 4.5 MB)

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Chapter 5: Fishing Skills & Equipment

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 327 KB)

Lesson 5:1 - Freshwater Rods & Reels This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (22 pages | 2.1 MB)

Lesson 5:2 - Casting a Closed-face Rod & Reel Combo This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (21 pages | 2.6 MB)

Lesson 5:3 - Pop Can Casting This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (15 pages | 2.1 MB)

Lesson 5:4 - Tackling Your Tackle Box This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (35 pages | 3.7 MB)

Lesson 5:5 - Flashy Fish Catchers This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (18 pages | 2.2 MB)

Lesson 5:6 - Fool Fish With Flies This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 5.3 MB)

Lesson 5:7 - Making Ice Fishing Jiggle Sticks This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (19 pages | 2.8 MB)

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Chapter 6: Safety & the Fishing Trip

Introduction This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 386 KB)

Lesson 6:1 - Safety and Fishing at the Water's Edge This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (37 pages | 3.5 MB)

Lesson 6:2 - Ice Fishing and Winter Safety This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (29 pages | 2.2 MB)

Lesson 6:3 - Planning a Fishing Trip This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (19 pages | 2.4 MB)

Lesson 6:4 - Piscatorial Palate This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (14 pages | 1.1 MB)

Lesson 6:5 - Eating Fish This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (28 pages | 5.2 MB)

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Appendix One: Additional Information and Resources

Glossary This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (16 pages | 202 KB)

Conceptual Framework This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (8 pages | 236 KB)

Service-learning This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (20 pages | 483 KB)

Annotated Student Reading List This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (11 pages | 235 KB)

Minnesota Water Facts This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (7 pages | 260 KB)

Minnesota Fun Fish Facts This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (7 pages | 455 KB)

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Appendix Two: Minnesota Academic Standards Correlations

Minnesota Academic Standards Correlations This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (25 pages | 43.8 MB)

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Appendix Three: Other Curriculum Correlations

4-H Correlations Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (4 pages | 138 KB)

Cub Scout Correlations Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 74 KB)

Girl Scout Correlations Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 144 KB)

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Appendix Four: Planning Aids

Alphabetical List of Lessons This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 76 KB)

Academic Subjects Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 87 KB)

Academic Skills Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (2 pages | 127 KB)

Seasons Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 65 KB)

Topics Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 182 KB)

Unit Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (2 pages | 83 KB)

Location & Settings Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 73 KB)

Activity Timeline Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (1 page | 72 KB)

Addressing Physical Disabilities This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (5 pages | 178 KB)

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Appendix Five: Materials

Master Materials Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (20 pages | 243 KB)

Craft Materials Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (3 pages | 73 KB)

Basic Fishing Equipment Matrix This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (4 pages | 97 KB)

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