Investigate the amazing world of marine science from your home. To support families and teachers during the current COVID-19 situation, our education staff is creating short videos and learning activities for your virtual visits to the Seymour Center.
Travel behind the scenes through these videos for a deeper look at some of your favorite Seymour Center organisms.
Jewel Star (Pisaster giganteus)
Bat Star (Patiria miniata)
After you watch the bat star video, draw and write about what you learned. Then, model your own bat star with this craft activity to discover even more survival structures.
Hooded Nudibranch (Melibe leonina)
California Sea Cucumber (Parastichopus californicus)
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Hone your scientific observation skills to discover incredible structures and functions that help animals survive in the ocean environment. Draw and write your observations and thinking. Appropriate for ages 7 and up. Young children may need assistance with reading and writing.
- Science Journal Pages: Investigating Marine Animal Structures and Functions
- Teacher Overview: Investigating Marine Animal Structures and Functions
- Deep Look Marine Science Journaling