Desktop games are a great way to stimulate interest and motivate kids. Here you will find links to an assortment of interactive games and activities from the Internet for use in your classroom. They cover this topic and can be used in a computer lab, on an interactive whiteboard, or on individual computer systems. There are a variety of skill levels in these activities.
Flash, Java, Shockwave, QuickTime or other interactive plug-ins may be required. Each individual site will advise you as to the needs, as necessary.
NOAA has terrific games for kids, including Submarine Ocean Explorer, Humpback Whale Migration, and Trash Smash.
Cat in the Hat and the Sea!
The Cat in The Hat has two sea games for you. Play Swirly Whirly Pearl Hunt or Make a Pretend Fish – from PBSKids.
Help save sea turtles from extinction in Quest to Nest from NOAA.
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