you ready to get wet?
We are going to travel under the sea! Have you
ever been to the ocean? Did you know that the ocean is
hundreds of thousands of neat and exciting animals. You are
probably familiar with some, but their are other that you
have never seen or heard of. During your deep sea
dive you'll want to watch out for sharks and and other predators, but don't be scared of the whales, there usually harmless.If you swim too deep you might see an octopus or squid that is the size of your school bus and might mistake you for food! To get ready for
your big sea adventure you'll need to look at these neat
websites so you'll know all about the ocean. Some of these web sites will have great arts and crafts projects you can do and others will show you pictures of sharks and giant whales.They will give you all the information you will need to complete your mission.
|1. Have you ever wondered
where Killer Whales go their name from? Did you know that Killer Whales
have teeth and have been known to eat other whales. Do you want to more
about Killer Whales and what they do and what they eat? Just click on whales to
find out more fun and exciting facts.
|2. Are you
scared of sharks? Did you know that sharks don't have bones? Some
sharks even live in our rivers and lakes! Better look out next time
your at a lake! Sharks are considered fish, bet you didn't know that,
huh! I you would like to see pictures of sharks
and learn more.........come on!
Dolphins are facinating
animals. Dolphins are ranked as the most intelligent marine mammals.
The Bottlenose dolphin is a specific species of dolphin.
This particular dolphin preferes warm tropical water. They are
especially social and travels in packs.
|4. Do you want to hear a shark
story? Do you want to hear about shark attacks? Do you want to hear
about the real Jaws? If you answered yes to any of these questions you
better stop right now and click on sharks!
|5. Have you ever heard of the Great
White Shark? The Great White shark is white on the bottom and grey/blue
on the top. Did you know that the Great White attacks from the bottom
so the Great White appears almost invisible!
|6. If you wan to know
everything about sea turtles then this is the site for you. Did you
know that many turtles are endangered? This site tells you about thier
feeding habbits to their reproductive charactoristics. Find out more
turtles- there's so much to learn!
|7. Do you want to learn all about
octopuses? Have you ever seen one? Did you know that octopuses can make
themselves camoflauge? On this site you can color your own picture of octopuses and the ocean and print them out!
Sounds like fun!
|8. You know what a fish looks
like, right? Well now you get to make lots of cool fish arts
and crafts! You can make paper plate fish, an ocean diorama,
a pop up shark card, and much, much, much more!
|9. Did you know that an eel can
be electric? Did you know it can electricute you? On this site you can
print our your own eel
and label it!
|10. Come on in! Make some neat ocean crafts such
as tissue paper fish and mobils! You can make these crafts at home or
Pretend you have been in charge of electing a King or Queen of the Sea. You must pick a sea animal that you think would do the best job of being king or queen. You must first explore a variety of sea animals before deciding. You can go to the Enchanted Larning web site to browse through some animals.
Once you have choosen the King or Queen of the Sea you must then tell all the other animals in the sea why you choose the animal you did. Explain why your animal is better then any other animal. Draw a picture of the new King or Queen of the Sea.
1. You must first put on your diving gear and get ready to search the ocean.
2. Go to Enchanted Learning to search the vast ocean for different animals.
3. Pick your animal and know why you choose it over any other sea animal.
4. In front of all the other sea animals give a speech on why you have choosen your animal to be the new King or Queen.
5. Draw a picture of the new King or Queen of the Sea using materials supplied.
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