Waves are repeating and periodic disturbances that travel through a medium (e.g. water) from one location to another location. SECOORA created a handy online glossary to help students learn the most common scientific words heard in reference to waves.
Wave Fact Sheet
Learn about wave energy, wave breaks, and the basic parts of a wave.
Wave Size and Depth
Use this classroom activity to investigate how deep the energy of a wave goes and the relationship between the size of a wave and depth of wave energy.
Use the classroom activity to investigate the factors affecting wind waves.