Let's learn about whales and dolphins!
Since we can't come to you physically, we have made virtual activities for you to enjoy!
It doesn't matter if you are a classroom teacher, homeschool educator, or parent looking to entertain your kids, we've got you covered with educational and fun opportunities to help all ages learn about whales and dolphins.
We also offer virtual presentations that you can share with your classroom! You can pick out one of the topics that we covered in our Facebook Live streams or do a Q/A with a marine biologist! For more details, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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We’ll let you know when we have new content, upcoming events, or projects in development that could use your feedback.
We have a new challenge for students to further their at-home learning AND become ocean advocates.
The program is perfect for kids of all ages (younger kids may need some help from someone older) and you get a fun certificate from us at the end!
Patterns can be found everywhere! Check out this fun scavenger hunt that you can have at home finding patterns that can are in both our oceans and around our house. Perfect for remote learning.
Download it here.
What do humpback whale flippers and wind turbines have in common? A lot more than you would think! Learn all about biomimicry in our fun activity sheet. Biomimicry is looking at everyday things and seeing how nature influenced it. Grades 5-12
Download it here.
Bring whales home to you!
Watch our video and learn about the cool marine creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine!
Last year, we went live on Facebook Live and talked whales! The fun and interactive live stream were over a variety of whale topics and you can still watch them all up on our Youtube page or on our Facebook!
Topics have included baleen, species spotlights, photo identification of humpbacks, biomimicry, story book readings, crafts, mythbuster sessions, introduction to policy, and more!
For additional educational fun, you can download some correlating worksheets.
Follow WDC on social media for more fun facts, cute pictures and opportunities!
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