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Global Guardian Project
This amazing resource teaches families about the ocean and how we can help protect the ocean. Access includes a series of videos about how children can make a difference and how they can help specific ocean life. To access lessons and videos, use the following login information:
Click to access Global Guardian Project
Oceans of the World Video
Produced by Clarendon Learning: Learn all about the 5 Oceans of the World in this video designed for kids and elementary students. We walk through the geographic locations for each ocean and share some unique facts about each area.
Click to view the Oceans of the World Video
Catch a crab-snatching Octopus red-handed in this engaging video by National Geographic Kids!
Click to view the Octothief Video
Octopus Camouflage Video
Ever wish you could change shape and color? Watch a cyanea octopus camouflage and mimic its surroundings while hunting in this engaging video by National Geographic Kids!
Click to view the Camouflage Octopus Video
Right now there are rare bioluminescent waves off of the coast of Huntington Beach in California. Check them out in this amazing video!
Click to view the Bioluminescent Waves
Movies about the Ocean
Oceans – a Disney Nature documentary movie on the oceans
Happy Feet – cool music and eco-friendly message with Antartica’s toe-tapping penguins
Dolphin Tale – on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin
Nim’s Island – a girl and her ocean friends on a tropical island
Free Willy: Escape From Pirate’s Cove – a girl helps a baby orca return to her pod
Finding Nemo – because we all love Nemo
Saving the Ocean with Carl Safina – documentary series co-produced by PBS
Missed out on the chance for the shark or ocean printables? Click the button below to download and print a Shark Memory Game, Shark Information Cards, or Ocean Memory Game.