WebQuest

Ocean Animals

Process

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Each student must choose one ocean animal from the given list.

Ocean Animal Choices:

 

Barracuda
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/coral/indexfr.htm

http://ezinearticles.com/?Barracuda-Fast-Facts&id=250411

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/osteichthyes/perciformes/great-barracuda.htm


Blue Whale
http://www.acsonline.org/factpack/bluewhl.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/species/Bluewhale.shtml

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/cetacea/blue-whale.htm


Bluefin Tuna

http://www.arkive.org/species/GES/fish/Thunnus_maccoyii/more_info.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Bluefintunaprintout.shtml

http://marinebio.org/species.asp?id=236

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/bluefin-tuna.html


Bottlenose Dolphin

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/species/Bottledolphin.shtml

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/bottlenose/index.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/cetacea/bottlenose-dolphin.htm



Clown Anemone Fish
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/coral/indexfr.htm

http://www.amonline.net.au/fishes/fishfacts/fish/apercula.htm

http://marinebio.org/species.asp?id=29

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/clown-anemonefish.html


Coral

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/coral/Coralprintout.shtml

http://www.barrierreefaustralia.com/the-great-barrier-reef/coralfacts.htm

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/coral.html

Emperor Penguin

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/penguin/index.htm

http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/aves/sphenisciformes/emperor-penguin.htm


Great White Shark

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/sharks/species/Greatwhite.shtml

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/creature_feature/0206/sharks2.html

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ngkids/0206/shark_cage.html

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/chondrichthyes/selachii/lamniformes/great-white-shark.htm

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/sharks-&-rays/index.htm

Hammerhead Shark

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/sharks/species/Hammerhead.shtml

http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/wildfacts/factfiles/186.shtml

http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/coral/indexfr.htm

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/sharks-&-rays/index.htm

Harbor Seal

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/harbor-seal/index.htm

http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/sandy/indexfr.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/pinnipedia/harbor-seal.htm

Killer Whale

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/killer-whale/index.htm

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/killer-whale.html

http://www.whaletimes.org/whakw.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/cetacea/killer-whale.htm

Krill

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/crustacean/Krillprintout.shtml

http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=1540

Lobster

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/crustacean/Lobsterprintout.shtml

http://www.lobstermen.com/LobsterFacts.html

Manatee

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/manatee/index.htm

http://www.homesafe.com/manatee/manatee-facts.html

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/sirenia/manatees.htm

Manta Ray

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/sharks-&-rays/index.htm

http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/chondrichthyes/batoidea/rays.htm

Moray Eel
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://whozoo.org/Intro99/dougherty/jimdmoray.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Morayeel.shtml

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/osteichthyes/anguilliformes/morays.htm

Octopus
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/octopus/Octopuscoloring.shtml

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/common-octopus.html

http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Octopus_vulgaris.html

Portuguese Man-of-War

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/jellyfish/Manofwar.shtml

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/portuguese-man-of-war.html

Puffer Fish
http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/osteichthyes/tetraodontiformes/pufferfish-porcupinefish.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Pufferfish.shtml

Sand Dollar
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/echinoderm/Sanddollarprintout.shtml

http://www.mbayaq.org/efc/living_species/print.asp?inhab=143

Seagull
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://www.birds.cornell.edu/AllAboutBirds/BirdGuide/California_Gull_dtl.html


Seahorse

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/sea-horse.html

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/osteichthyes/syngnathiformes/seahorses.htm


Sea Otter

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/otters/index.htm

http://www.marinemammalcenter.org/learning/education/mammalinfo/seaotter.asp

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/carnivora/sea-otter.htm

Sea Sponge

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/sponge/coloring.shtml

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/porifera/poriferalh.html

http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm


Sea Turtle

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/sea-turtle/index.htm

http://www.seaworld.org/infobooks/SeaTurtle/home.html

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/reptilia/testudines/sea-turtles.htm

Sea Urchin
http://www.mbgnet.net/salt/oceans/index.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/echinoderm/Seaurchin.shtml

Shrimp
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/crustacean/Shrimp.shtml

http://education.yahoo.com/reference/encyclopedia/entry/shrimp


Swordfish
http://indian-river.fl.us/fishing/fish/sword.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Swordfish.shtml

http://seagrant.gso.uri.edu/factsheets/swordfish.html

Walrus

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/info-books/walrus/index.htm

http://www.buschgardens.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/pinnipedia/walrus.htm

 

You will research that animal's:

  • scientific name
  • length
  • weight
  • habitat
  • migration habits
  • diet
  • if it is poisonous
  • enemies
  • life span
  • mammal or fish
  • how it breathes
  • special body features (blowholes, echolocation, etc.)
  • what males, females, and babies are called
  • group travel
  • how it moves through the water
  • reproduction

Each of these catagories will be written about in your report. You will also find one color picture of your ocean animal to put on your poster.

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