Ocean Animals-a Virtual Field Trip - Activate your students' background knowledge about ocean animals and introduce them to marine biology before you explore tons of photographs of marine life. This virtual field trip is a wonderful introduction to an oceanic unit or a lesson on habitats. Students will get the chance to move their name to signify what they've already experienced concerning the ocean (have they been to the beach? the aquarium?). Resource type: SMART Notebook lesson
Ology is a site run by the American Museum of Natural History and it features engaging activities that will delight young learners. There are games, passages to read, interactive elements, and videos that will strengthen exploration skills, math, science, and social studies skills.