Everything you need to understand or teach Deep Fathom by James Rollins.
The first solar eclipse of the new millennium starts, and then the ground begins to shake. By nightfall, there is chaos. Bodies are everywhere, the Aleutians are gone, and the living are in stunned disbelief. Fires burn, volcanoes erupt, and tsunami forces inundate the Hawaiian Islands. Air Force One hits turbulence and goes down into the ocean and Jack Kirkland is called to salvage the black boxes. Vice President Nafe uses the accident to escalate tensions with the Chinese, blaming them for the President's death. He wants to escalate tensions until a nuclear response can be justified. When Jack sees the crystal obelisk at the crash site, he is mesmerized but nothing prepares him for the effects it will have on his life and those around him.
Two professors from the University investigate the recently surfaced Dragon's of Okinawa. Neither one is prepared for the sight that greets...
Deep Fathom Lesson Plans contain 146 pages of teaching material, including: