About This Chapter
Aquatic Animals & Marine Life for Kids - Chapter Summary
Teachers and parents can use this chapter to help their students learn more about aquatic animals and marine life. Designed for elementary-level students, this chapter contains short and engaging lessons that explore fun facts about sea dragons, pilot whales, whale sounds and much more. You can assign lesson quizzes to test your students' comprehension of the material. The chapter is also accessible on any device that has an Internet connection.
Students will review facts about the following:
- Leafy and weedy sea dragons
- Pilot whales
- Southern right whales
- Orca whales
- Gray whales
- Whale sounds
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help learning about aquatic animals and marine life will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about whales, sea dragons and more.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding information about different types of aquatic animals and marine life
- Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about aquatic animals
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about science (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about marine life
- Students who struggle to understand their science teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra science resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover the aquatic animal topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts and highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about aquatic animals and marine life.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands facts about aquatic animals and marine life by completing the Aquatic Animals & Marine Life for Kids chapter exam.
1. Leafy & Weedy Sea Dragon Facts: Lesson for Kids
Leafy and weedy sea dragons are some very interesting-looking ocean creatures! In this lesson, you will learn where leafy and weedy sea dragons live and why these seahorse relatives have such strange , leaf-like bodies.
2. Pilot Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids
Pilot whales are big, friendly mammals that live in groups all over the world. Pilot whales are smart and easy to train, but they can also get stranded on land, a potentially tragic event that you'll learn about in this lesson.
3. Southern Right Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids
What kind of whale can sail with its tail? A southern right whale! In this lesson, you will learn what these animals look like, where they live, and why people on whale watches think they are great to encounter.
4. Orca Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids
Orcas, sometimes called 'killer whales', are found living in every ocean on Earth. This lesson will teach you about these mammals, what they like to eat and what kind of animal they really are.
5. Gray Whale Facts: Lesson for Kids
Hop on board this whale watch to learn more about the gray whale! In this lesson we will explore what gray whales look like, how they eat, and how they behave in their ocean homes.
6. Whale Sounds: Lesson for Kids
Whales don't make sounds just for the fun of it. They are communicating together! In this lesson, dive into the world of whales and discover the purpose of the various sounds they make.
7. Guppy Facts: Lesson for Kids
A guppy is a small, freshwater aquarium fish that comes in many brilliant colors. Its social personality and good looks make it one of the most popular aquarium fish around. Keep reading to learn more.
8. Guppy Life Cycle: Lesson for Kids
Guppies are small fish that many people keep as pets. In this lesson, you'll learn about the life cycle of the guppy and find some interesting facts about this popular fish.
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