Putting together an ocean unit of study? This themed collection of ocean resources for teachers will help you add free resources to your study.
This is a free collection from The Curriculum Corner.
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Ocean Unit of Study Resources
We have rounded up all of our favorite ocean themed resources so you can easily access them to create your own ocean unit of study.
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These free resources will be a perfect addition to your ocean unit of study.
Within this collection of teacher resources, you will find a variety of skills covered. These skills cover the areas of math, writing and reading. Some might overlap into science.
The book studies we have created will allow your students to learn about scientists and the impact they are making.
How to Introduce Your Ocean Unit
As you look to begin your unit of study, think about how you can bring the ocean to your classroom.
You might play an ocean scene on your smart board with the sounds of the ocean. If you don’t have a smartboard, try just playing the sounds of the ocean.
Create a center where students can pick up and touch different seashells.
Maybe add a sensory bin.
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As always, they are free resources based on best practice and created by The Curriculum Corner.
Ocean Literacy Set
Create a word work center with a variety of choices using these word cards and activity cards.
Ocean Fry Word Hidden Pictures
Students love searching for the hidden Fry words and discovering each ocean themed picture.
Ocean Addition Color Key
This color key set encourages students to practice basic math and subtraction facts.
Ocean Multiplication Color Key
Students find the missing factors to uncover an ocean scene.
Ocean Multiplication Match (many skills)
Four different multiplication matching games are included in this set.
Ocean Subtraction Match (w/ & w/out regrouping)
Students can practice four different subtraction skills with these sets.
Ocean Addition Match (w/ & w/out regrouping)
Easily differentiate for students using these ocean addition match cards.
Ocean Themed Noun, Verb, Adjective Sort
Students sort the ocean themed words by parts of speech.
Book Study: Shark Lady
This book study gives students the opportunity to learn about a female scientist who devoted her life to learning about sharks.
Book Study: The Brilliant Deep
This book study will help students learn about about the importance of the coral reefs.
No Prep Ocean Pages
These pages are no prep worksheets that range from kindergarten through second grade levels.
Ocean Print & Go for Preschool
This set of print and go pages are created for pre-kindergarten and preschool students.
Ocean Division Match Sets
Students can practice their division skills with these sets of matching cards.
Subtraction with Regrouping
This set contains 28 pages of subtraction practice at varying levels.
Addition with Regrouping Practice Pages
Students needing addition practice can work at their levels using these addition worksheets.
Duck© Tape Interactive Ocean Bulletin Board
This interactive bulletin board idea will help you create a display that teachers your students new ocean facts.
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If you are looking for additional free resource, check out National Geographic Kids. You will find many great ideas as you explore the site but here is one freebie to help you get started: