Ocean Life Resources

http://www.yoto98.noaa.gov/foryou.htm This site has quite a wealth of information on ocean life. A must see site.

http://www.fi.edu/fellows/fellow8/dec98/main.html Treasures at Sea - exploring the ocean through literature - full of activities, resources, gamesactove

http://www.sharkfriends.com SharkFriends is a wonderful marine life site that focuses on educating visitors about sharks and other ocean animals too. There are free pictures to download, poetry to read, a shark game, a maze, and postcards.actove

http://www.directvdeals.com/resources/kids-oceanography-activities/ Ocean Facts and Actiities - this site has simple information about some ocean life. At the bottom of each section is a downloadable activity for students. At the end of the site is a section on further resources that have more indept information. This site was recommended by a person from Pineville, NC.actove

http://projects.edtech.sandi.net/sessions/sharks/ Shocking Sharks: A literary and scientific internet lesson--students will research sharks to produce a shark adventure story, using online resources and pursuing correct writing process skills.

http://www.fi.edu/fellows/fellow8/dec98 Treasures@Sea: Exploring the Ocean Through Literature This extensive Web resource consists of Web-based learning activities that integrate language arts with oceanography. Each activity is based on one of seven books about the ocean and are written to be adaptable. Includes writing activities, games and puzzles, art ideas, Web resources, and a section for teachers. Grade Level: Elementary actove

http://oceanlink.island.net/ Oceanlink

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/ocean/ All About the Ocean and Sea

http://www.yoto98.noaa.gov/kids.htm Year of the Ocean for Kids and Teachers

http://www.seaworld.org Seaworld Resources

http://www.whaletimes.org/whafshn.htm Fishin' For Facts

http://www.fi.edu/fellows/fellow8/dec98/main.html Treasures at Sea - Exploring the Ocean through literature - there are resource such as books with web based activities, interactive games and puzzles, writing activities, ocean art activities, lesson plans, and other sea links to teach elementary schoolchildren about the ocean and marine life. This is a must site to see!!! actove

http://www.cccturtle.org/ Sea Turtles - Programs and information

http://seawifs.gsfc.nasa.gov/OCEAN_PLANET/HTML/education_lesson1.html How is the ocean useful to us on a daily basis? How about the foods we eat? This lesson plan and student take-home worksheet illustrate how we eat many algae products on a daily basis. Have your students guess first on which food items contain algae derivatives, before continuing on with the lesson plan.

http://seawifs.gsfc.nasa.gov/OCEAN_PLANET/HTML/education_lesson2.html OCEAN WORDS:This language arts exercise and worksheet explores the derivatives of common English language words, phrases, and sayings, which all take their original meanings from some aspect of the sea. Students should realize the importance of the ocean to human culture, whether they live in a maritime state or the midwest.

http://atozteacherstuff.com/lessons/ocean.shtml The Ocean Floor: Continental slope, ridge, basin, trench... middle school students will create these marine features with paper mache, and then create a graph to represent their results.

http://www.eduplace.com/rdg/gen_act/fishy/under.html Under The Sea Art:Your classroom (or at least parts of it) can turn into an underwater environment with these art activities, all created with simple materials. PreK-1.

http://www.sillybilly.com/ocean.html Whales and Ocean Life Unit: Third grade students will make comparison charts (or graphs) on the different types of whales they have read about, and create an underwater diorama--instructions included. Various literature selections accompany the unit, which contributes activities to study ocean life across the curriculum.

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