Follow the links on this pathfinder to find out more about: Oceans and Sea Life. || shark02.jpg ||
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Print Resources, Books and Magazines

Look on HIP , our school's online catalogue or Regina Public Library's online catalogue with these keywords and phrases:

Subject Headings with Dewey Numbers:

individual sea creature's names
- whales (blue whale, orca, killer whale, gray whale...)
- dolphins (bottle-nosed dolphin, porpoise...)
- sea otters
- sharks (great white shark, thresher shark...)
ocean
sea
tides
ocean exploration

Keywords & Phrases:

individual sea creature's names
- whales (blue whale, orca, killer whale, gray whale...)
- dolphins (bottle-nosed dolphin, porpoise...)
- sea otters
- sharks (great white shark, thresher shark...)

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Encyclopedias & Databases

Type keywords and phrases into the search bar of these online resources.
World Book Online - get the password from your Teacher-Librarian or Teacher when working from home
Wikipedia
World Book Encyclopedia
Student Discovery Encyclopedia

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Directories


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http://www.kidsclick.org/
Search by subject in this directory of over 6400 sites chosen and organized by librarians.
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http://www.dibdabdoo.com/
This subject directory searches approximately 2 million kid/teen safe sites daily. Maintained by a father of four children concerned about internet safety.

Internet Public Library -

http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/</span>
This is an information portal created and maintained by the School of Information at the University of Michigan.

KidsKonnect

http://www.kidskonnect.com/AlphabetizedList.html
A site created and maintained by educators. Search by subject or by alphabet.

Cybersleuth

http://cybersleuth-kids.com/index.htm
An internet search guide for K-12 students.
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Websites

Enchanted Learning - All About Sharks
Enchanted Learning - Fish Printouts
Vancouver Aquarium: AquaFacts - many interesting questions and answers about marine animals
National Geographic Kids: Animals - Creature Feature - look for the "Fish" and "Ocean" links or specific names of animals
National Geographic A-Z Animal Directory
Marine Ecosystems -
in depth information from the Missouri Botanical Garden site about biomes and water ecosystems.
Oceans - a hotlist prepared by Cindy Rice, teacher, Judge Bryant School. Includes links about the ocean, coral reefs, ocean animals and the Titanic.
Race Rocks - a wonderful collection of information, videos and pictures of the ecosystem around Race Rocks Ecological Reserve on the coast of British Columbia.
Whale Shark - information and a video about the world's largest fish created by Extreme Science.

Fangtooth Fish - information and pictures of this and other fish that live in deep ocean waters.
Fangtooth Fish - information from the Australian Museum Fish Site

Online Videos

National Geographic videos about oceans and fish