Learn more about Sharks:
[Credit: McGuire – www.sharkstewards.org]
Educational Resources from the Shark Trust – http://www.sharktrust.org/en/educational_resources
K-3 Shark Curriculum – http://www.seaworld.org/just-for-teachers/guides/pdf/shark-K-3.pdf
4-8 Shark Curriculum – http://www.seaworld.org/just-for-teachers/guides/pdf/shark-4-8.pdf
Enchanted Learning: Sharks in the Classroom – http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/sharks/classroom/Classroomweblinks.shtml
Make a Shark Headdress: Grade K-1 – http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/PDF_files/activities/aquarium_sharks_headdress.pdf
My Shark Book: Grade 2 & up – http://www.kidzone.ws/sharks/activities/ws12.htm
Robo Shark: Grade 4-8 – http://www.seaworld.org/infobooks/Sharks&Rays/robo_shark.htm
Shark School of Art: Grade 4-8 – http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/lc/activities/sharks_cartooning.asp
Find the Main Idea Sharks: Grade 5 – http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/find-main-idea-shark/?coliid=296321
Sharks in Decline Activity: Grade 6-9 – http://www.pbs.org/emptyoceans/educators/activities/sharks-in-decline.html
Shark Facts – http://www.kidzone.ws/sharks/activities/ws1.htm
Label and Color the Great White – http://www.kidzone.ws/sharks/activities/ws3.htm
Great White Life Cycle – http://www.kidzone.ws/sharks/activities/ws14.htm
Books & Cards
Critter Cards: Sharks and Rays – http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/PDF_files/activities/aquarium_sharksskatesrays_crittercards.pdf
Shark Info. Book – http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/sharks-&-rays/index.htm
Shark Surfari Game Quiz – http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/97/sharks/
General Shark Info – https://www.sharksavers.org/en/education/
Nova Island of the Sharks – http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sharks/
Shark School – http://www.sdnhm.org/archive/kids/sharks/index.html
Shark Attack? Swim for Sharks – http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NA4iQE9cFao#!
Sharkwater – http://www.sharkwater.com/
Sharks & Rays of Monterey Bay – http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/lc/kids_place/activities/coloring_sharks_mbay.html
How Can We Help Save Sharks?
Call to Actions
Shark Stewards – http://sharkstewards.org/
Shark Stanley: Like Flat Stanley, Take a Photo with him and Post it to Save Sharks
Petition to Ban Shark Fin Trade in the US – http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/banthefin-US/
Kids Taking Action to Save Sharks – http://its-all-for-love.blogspot.com/2011/01/kids-take-action-to-save-sharks.html
101 Things You Can Do To Save Sharks – http://sharkangels.org/index.php/get-involved/ways-to-save-sharks
Plastic Pollution Prevention Educational Resources
Useful tools and information to help communities make a positive impact on their local beaches.
Great list of frequently asked questions about marine debris.
Includes great information on what you can do to prevent litter.
Good information on plastic pollution reduction in the world’s oceans.http://earth911.com
Practical solutions to environmental issues, including the “Find Recycling Centers” guide.