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Ocean Animal Encyclopedia

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8th Nov 2017

Did you know there were more than 450 species of sharks
and they range in size from just 8 inches to a massive 40ft ?

To find out more fascinating facts about the different oceans and their inhabitants visit the Oceana website. This excellent website is a rich secondary research resource that children ( and teachers) can use to increase their knowledge about all types of marine life from crustaceans to sea birds. Each organism comes with some very clear photos and interesting facts .

The site also keeps you up to date with issues concerning the ocean environment and has campaigns to help protect the oceans for future generations to enjoy.

Is your class learning about the different types of fish or sea birds , or food chains and life cycles of different sea creatures or perhaps looking at environments in danger ? Then this site has all the answers.

Click on the link to visit the website.

Download our Free Lesson Plan

This easy to follow lesson takes your class through creating a curious creature with peculiar adaptations