A celebration of our connection to the ocean

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Tues 8th June 2021

Connection To Water

We are watery beings. When we’re born we are 75% water. All water is connected to the ocean and so are we. Help kids discover their connection to water and the ocean.

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Water Water Everywhere

A crash course on how different animals deal with different amounts of water where they live.

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Oceans for beginners

Through videos, activities and lessons; take a dive into this starter pack for teaching about the wonders of the Ocean.

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Coral Live

Bring learning and science to life, and connect your students to the frontiers of learning from the Arctic to the coral reef, interacting directly with explorers and scientists.

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Endangered Species Origami

An origami activity to fold 16 of the world's most amazing animals using this printable step-by-step guide.

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Blue Mind

10 activities to help children discover how the ocean and water can help them feel happier and healthier.

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Creative writing exercises inspired by the ocean

A great way to teach your class about coral reefs, fish, the ocean zones, conservation, and more.

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Other Resources

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The youth guide to the ocean

A guide that illustrates many of the wonders of the ocean, what the ocean does for us, what we are doing to the ocean and what is being done to protect it.

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Stories by the authors

A list of the best books that will inspire kids to protect our ocean.

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Why Is The Sea Salty?

A fun lesson plan to demonstrate why the ocean is salty.

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Wild Swim Map UK

Explore the world's best swimming rivers, lakes, waterfalls and beaches using this community map.

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The big school swim

A great opportunity for your pupils to celebrate the fun and importance of learning how to swim and about water safety.

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All About Dolphins Fact Pack

Learn more about our finned friends with this free-to-download booklet full of facts and activities.

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Why we should care about the ocean

This fact sheet explores why the ocean provides countless benefits to our planet and all the creatures that live here.

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16 reasons to love the ocean

This article shares ocean facts and explores the reasons we are all drawn to the sea.

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What would happen if you didn’t drink water?

In this video, Mia Nacamulli details the health benefits of hydration and the role water plays in our bodies.

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Water Is One

How a public art initiative in Queretaro, Mexico is generating awareness surrounding water environmental issues.

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Top Six Classical Sea Pieces

Classical music inspired by the ocean and stories behind the songs.

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14 poems about the deep blue

Ocean themed poems that you can use in your classroom.

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The story of one drop of water

Watch H2O in action in this animated video. Students will learn about the water cycle, from the skies to the earth and back.

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The Water Cycle

Explore the incredible journey of water with your class through this interactive water cycle activity

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UK marine life

This lesson uses a virtual ocean for students to explore the diversity and features of marine life in the UK.

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UK marine habitats

In this lesson, students will learn about the five major marine habitats around the UK and the different conditions in each one.

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How our breath connects us to the ocean

Take a few minutes to breathe our connection to the ocean with world champion free diver Hanli Prinsloo.

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Eco Friendly Kids

A guide that outlines a few easy ways to save water every day.

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Water Use It Wisely

A toolkit full of tips, guides, ideas and products that will get your class using water efficiently.

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How much water do we really use?

A video demonstrating the “hidden water” cost of every day usage.

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American Museum Of Natural History

A short guide on why water is essential for life on earth and how to use water wisely.

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Desert Island Reading

Dozens of watery books, from mysteries and adventures about dolphins, river voles, mermaids and young explorers to surf and sea romances.

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World Oceans Day

Ocean of resources fit for all ages. Fun and interactive.

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Water facts

20 cool water facts including study group tasks and classroom activities!

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Nautical language

Many words and expressions originate from our relationship with the sea. Here is a list of just some of them.

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