Ocean Animals
By Mrs. Nasto, Computer Chitchat
 Update:06/21/2010 

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Manatees

Sea Turtles

Dolphins

Sharks

Seahorse

Explore Learn More About Ocean Animals:

Crittercam Deep Sea

Coral Reef  Fish

Discover Sea Otters

Challenge Activities
Reading Level 2nd Grade:

Friend or Foe

Journey to the Deep

Games

Fish and Ocean Animals
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Drawing/Color

Shark School
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EnchantedLearning
Ocean Animal

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Ask an Expert

Ask Shamu

*Kid's Search Tools

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BrainPop

 

 

Credit Resources

 

 

 

 

 

Oceans on Planet Earth!
Earth is mostly water!

SEE MAP of Oceans

  1. Atlantic Ocean

  2. Pacific Ocean

  3. Indian Ocean
  4. Arctic Ocean
  5. Southern Ocean ~Antarctica Ocean

 



 


Fish and Ocean Animals

Many different animals live in the ocean!

Explore Ocean Animals PowerPoint


Manatees

Manatees are large slow moving marine animals also known as Sea Cows.  They are herbivores and like warm shallow water.  They are largely found off the coast of Florida.


View Manatee Movie Clip


Manatee Movie


National Parks
Conservation Association Manatee



Sea Turtles


There are several different kinds of sea turtles.  They spend most of their time swimming in our oceans.  All sea turtles are endangered and their populations are unknown.  Sea turtles lay eggs on the beaches in the sand.

Sea Turtle on the Beach

Baby Sea Turtle Just Hatched!

Sea Turtle Information
Sea Turtle Species


  • What type of turtle weighs the most weight?

  • What type of turtle weighs the least amount of weight?

  • Video Movies Sea Turtles



 


Dolphins
One of the most intelligent animals in the world!  They can be found in both the Atlantic and Pacific ocean and like warmer water.


 

Animal Bytes Bottlenose Dolphins

Dolphin Videos rob@dolphinleap.com

Dolphin Video Bubble Rings

Dolphin Video Adriatic Sea


 


Sharks

Sharks have very good hearing and smelling senses.  Sharks have been around since before dinosaurs.  The shark's Skelton is made of a flexible material called cartilage and it is covered in sharp tooth like scales for protection.

Animal Bytes Sharks

Shark Video Great White

Shark Videos Discovery Channel

Shark Video Great White

Shark Video
 

 


Seahorse

The Seahorse swims in the upward position.  It has a long nose a pouch and a curly tail.  The male carries the seahorse babies in his pouch till they mature and then he gives birth to little baby seahorses.


Explore Learn More About Our Ocean Animals Interactive Activities:

National Geographic's Crittercam Deep Sea

Coral Reef  Fish

Discover Sea Otters

Check out Earth's Oceans Google Maps

Challenge Activities
Reading Level 2nd Grade:

Friend or Foe

Journey to the Deep

 


 


Fun Games:

SharkBreak.com Fun & Relaxing
 
Builds Mouse Skills

  1. GoldFishSwim

  2. HiddenInSeaPictures

  3. Ocean AdventuresJean-Michel Costeau

  4. Sea Animal Puzzle

  5. Fish Slide Puzzle

  6. Deep Sea Memory Game

  7. Under the Sea Lots of Activities

  8. Dolphin Olympics Challenge Activity


 


Resources:

Enchanted Learning.  All About Oceans and Seas. 
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/ocean/.  2000-2005.

National Parks Conservation Association Manatee

Cap'n Mike's Manatee Tours. Swim with the Manatees.
http://www.swimwithmanatees.com/.  April 2005.

Joe Hemphill. Manatee Movie Clip.  April 2005.

Animation Factory.  http://www.animationfactory.com/.  April 2005.

GifAnimations.com.   April 2005.

Animal Bytes. Bottlenose Dolphins.
http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordates/
craniata/mammalia/cetacea/bottlenose-dolphin.htm.  April 2005. 

Animal Bytes. Bottlenose Sharks. http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordates/craniata/
chondrichthyes/selachii/sharks.htm.  April 2005. 

SeaWorld Penguin Fun Facts

Holly Hartman.  Fast Facts on Sharks. How is a shark different from other kinds of fish?   http://www.infoplease.com/spot/sharks2.html. April 2005.
 

SeaWorld/Busch Gardens Animal Information Database
www.seaworld.org / www.buschgardens.org.  2002

Secretes of the Seahorse.  http://aquarium.ucsd.edu/new_site/history.html.  April 2005.

Seaworld/Busch Gardens. Animal Bytes. http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/index.htm.  April 2005.

US Fish and Wildlife Service.  Digital Library System. http://images.fws.gov/default.cfm?CFID=1733327&CFTOKEN=29284db2d55c9d1-43B96056-1143-3066-4091BC445EFEF779 .  April 2005.


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Updated
06/21/2010