Oceans: Dolphins, sharks, penguins, and more!

by Johnna Rizzo Author

(From Amazon): Swim with sharks! Dive with dolphins! Stroll the beach with penguins! Youngreaders will joyfully immerse themselves in this awesome adventure at sea,in which stunning National Geographic photos reveal hidden worlds of actionand beauty. We meet 30 favorite sea creatures and explore their wateryhomes: playful dolphins, mysterious sharks, graceful sea turtles, waddlingpenguins, and dozens of others. Kids will marvel at speedy swimmers on thehunt, and smile at cuddly scenes of animal families.To give background on the attention-grabbing photographs, each page issprinkled with fun facts and layered with information about ocean wildlifeand environments. Age-appropriate text tells each animal’s story inlanguage that’s accurate, lively, and non-intimidating. National Geographicmaps encourage kids to learn about the geography of land and sea.Conservation tips help readers of all ages understand how we can be kind tothe oceans.At home in the classroom and on the family bookshelf, is a trove ofthrilling sights and discoveries. Timed to coordinate with the release ofDisney’s much-anticipated movie on Earth Day 2010, this exciting book tapsinto and encourages new awareness about the world’s marine environments.

Additional Details

Resource Type
Print Status
In Print
Suggested Grades
Early Years - 12th
Geographical Setting
Oceans of the World
National Geographic Children's Books


  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Oceans of the World
  • 3 Whales
  • 4 Jellyfish
  • 5 Sea Otters
  • 6 Rays
  • 7 Sea Horses
  • 8 Penguins
  • 9 Octopuses
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