Ocean Animals
By Mrs. Nasto, Computer Chitchat

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Ocean Animals Table of Contents


Sea Turtles




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Ocean Animals

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Oceans on Planet Earth!
Earth is mostly water!

Earth's Oceans GoogleMaps

  1. Atlantic Ocean

  2. Pacific Ocean

  3. Indian Ocean
  4. Arctic Ocean
  5. Southern Ocean ~Antarctica Ocean


Fish and Ocean Animals

Many different animals live in the ocean!


Manatees are large slow moving marine animals also known as Sea Cows.  They are herbivores and like warm shallow water.  They are largely found off the coast of Florida.

Word Bank:

Manatee or Manatees

 sea cows

herbivores eat plants

 Florida warm water

Sea Turtles

 17 different kinds


 lay eggs

 leatherbacks 1100 pounds

Ocean, sand, beach,

 Manatees Seaworld

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There are several different kinds of sea turtles.  They spend most of their time swimming in our oceans.  All sea turtles are endangered and their populations are unknown.  Sea turtles lay eggs on the beaches in the sand.

Sea Turtle on the Beach

Baby Sea Turtle Just Hatched!

Sea Turtle Information
Sea Turtle Species

  • What type of turtle weighs the most weight?

  • What type of turtle weighs the least amount of weight?

  • Sea Turtles SeaWorld

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One of the most intelligent animals in the world!  They can be found in both the Atlantic and Pacific ocean and like warmer water.


Dolphin Videos rob@dolphinleap.com

Dolphin Video Bubble Rings

Dolphin Facts for Kids

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Sharks have very good hearing and smelling senses.  Sharks have been around since before dinosaurs.  The shark's Skelton is made of a flexible material called cartilage and it is covered in sharp tooth like scales for protection.

Shark Video Great White

Shark Facts for Kids

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The Seahorse swims in the upward position.  It has a long nose a pouch and a curly tail.  The male carries the seahorse babies in his pouch till they mature and then he gives birth to little baby seahorses.

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Enchanted Learning.  All About Oceans and Seas. 
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/ocean/.  2000-2005.

National Parks Conservation Association Manatee

Cap'n Mike's Manatee Tours. Swim with the Manatees.
http://www.swimwithmanatees.com/.  April 2005.

Joe Hemphill. Manatee Movie Clip.  April 2005.

Animation Factory.  http://www.animationfactory.com/.  April 2005.

GifAnimations.com.   April 2005.

Animal Bytes. Bottlenose Dolphins.
craniata/mammalia/cetacea/bottlenose-dolphin.htm.  April 2005. 

Animal Bytes. Bottlenose Sharks. http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordates/craniata/
chondrichthyes/selachii/sharks.htm.  April 2005. 

SeaWorld Penguin Fun Facts

Holly Hartman.  Fast Facts on Sharks. How is a shark different from other kinds of fish?   http://www.infoplease.com/spot/sharks2.html. April 2005.

SeaWorld/Busch Gardens Animal Information Database
www.seaworld.org / www.buschgardens.org.  2002

Secretes of the Seahorse.  http://aquarium.ucsd.edu/new_site/history.html.  April 2005.

Seaworld/Busch Gardens. Animal Bytes. http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/index.htm.  April 2005.

US Fish and Wildlife Service.  Digital Library System. http://images.fws.gov/default.cfm?CFID=1733327&CFTOKEN=29284db2d55c9d1-43B96056-1143-3066-4091BC445EFEF779 .  April 2005.

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