Saturday, May 2, 2020

Dive into Games & Activities from Monterey Bay Aquarium:)

Monterey Bay Aquarium
Northern anchovies (Engraulis mordax) swimming through the giant kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) in the Kelp Forest exhibit.

Try some remote schooling with our fishes 

Looking for something to entertain and engage your kids (or yourself) while staying at home? Dive into our online resources! From crafts and coloring to guided academic courses, there’s plenty to learn. Discover what we have to offer:
Online and printable games and activities for everyoneHave some fun and learn about ocean animals and their homes. Feeling crafty? Make a sea otter puppet. Anyone can draw a shark with a little practice — learn how. Prefer some quiet distraction? Try our ocean-themed coloring pages.
Guided activities for parents, caregivers and teachers
Many of us are balancing competing demands while still trying to offer children and students a sense of normalcy, as well as support their emotional and academic needs. With this in mind, we’ve created these guided resources for learning at home.
On this webpage you’ll find:
  • Online courses children and teens can take for free
    • Tidepool scientist (Grades PreK–2)
    • Explore like a scientist (Grades 3–6)
    • Extreme sea (Grades 7–12)
  • Daily science activities that you can lead with children at home
  • Links to our curriculum and other recommended resources
Keep checking back! We’ll keep adding to this page as we develop more resources for you.