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Videoconference Programs Grades 1-2

Meet Sharky and Officer Opaleye! These special guests, along with Aquarium educators, will help introduce your students to sharks and whales. Please see the list of programs below for more information.

Sharky’s Adventure
Sharks are cool! And the more you know about them, the more amazing they are. Did you know that sharks come in all shapes and sizes and some can be as big as a city bus? Join Sharky as he goes on an adventure to learn what sharks eat, how they find their food and what their skin feels like in this exciting class. As Sharky explores the world of sharks, students will gain a better appreciation for these magnificent predators!
CA Science Standards: 1st: 2a-c. 2nd: 2c, d; 4g
National Standards: Science, Grades 1-2 Science as inquiry: Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry. Physical Science: Properties of objects and materials. Position and motion of objects. Life Science: The characteristics of organisms. Organisms and their environments. Science and Technology: Abilities of technical design. Understanding about science and technology. Science in personal and Social Perspectives: Characteristics and changes in populations.
Ocean Rangers: Marine Mammal Mystery
Join training officer Sergeant Sargo for the adventure of a lifetime. After learning about marine mammals, students are enlisted by the Sergeant to track a mysterious group of marine mammals along their migration route. Help Sergeant Sargo discover what kinds of mammals make up this strange group of animals and why they are heading down the coast.
CA Science Standards: 1st: 2a-c; 4d. 2nd: 2c, d; 4g.
National Standards: Science, Grades 1-2 Science as inquiry: Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry. Understanding about scientific inquiry. Physical Science: Properties of objects and materials. Position and motion of objects. Life Science: The characteristics of organisms. Life cycles of organisms. Organisms and their environments. Science and Technology: Abilities of technical design. Understanding about science and technology. Science in personal and Social Perspectives: Characteristics and changes in populations. Changes in environments. Science and technology in local challenges.