Help students discover the hidden zones of the ocean and learn about the animals that live there in this life science unit. All five zones of the ocean (sunlight, twilight, midnight, abyssal, and trenches) are explored as well as thirty-seven different animals and plants. Students can personalize this book by coloring the illustrations and tracing the key words in cursive in the space provided. Incorporate some fun and handwriting practice into science. A review activity sheet with answer key is also included. 21 pages total.
Animals and plants studied include: conch, horseshoe crab, Portuguese man-of-war, stingray, zooplankton, sea anemone, barracuda, bass, beluga whale, blue whale, clownfish, dolphin, flamingo tongue snail, flying fish, narwhal, orca, seahorse, trumpetfish, phytoplankton, sea grass, kelp, cuttlefish, swordfish, deep sea hatchetfish, chiton, snipe eel, giant isopod, giant squid, anglerfish, fangtooth, blobfish, black swallower, dumbo octopus, amphipod, tripod fish, deep-sea jellyfish, and giant tubeworms.
All measurements are given in both English and metric. This title does not discuss origins or the age of the earth. If you would like to explore the topics in this book from a Creation science worldview, a free download is included in the Learning About Science Level 3 bundle with links to numerous free resources to help you do that. I can also send it to you freely upon request.