Best Children's Oceanography Books
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1. National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of the Ocean (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)
Author: by Catherine Hughes
National Geographic Kids
National Geographic Kids First Big Book of the Ocean is an adorable animal reference that includes the sea’s high-interest animals, such as dolphins, sharks, sea otters, and penguins, and introduces kids to some of its lesser-known creatures. More than 100 charming animal photos illustrate the profiles, with facts about the creatures’ sizes, diets, homes, and more.
This book will quickly become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, and any other time.
2. Ocean Animals for Kids: A Junior Scientist’s Guide to Whales, Sharks, and Other Marine Life
Author: by Bethanie Hestermann
Explore the big world under the waves with the Junior Scientists series for kids ages 6 to 9 The oceans are full of creatures that are beautiful and strange. Whether you’re a fan of sharks, snakes, penguins, or polar bears, Ocean Animals for Kids is full of fascinating critters to meet!
Get ready to learn all about the mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, and invertebrates that call the ocean home. Dive deeper than other ocean books for kids with: Animal profilesTake a look at dozens of marine species, from sea spiders to sponges, and find out where they live, what they eat, and more!
An intro to marine scienceThis standout among ocean books for kids investigates currents, tides, climate, and what’s hiding in the deepest, darkest parts of the ocean. Fun factsJump into the best in ocean books for kids and find out which sea-dwellers can open jars, who has pink poop, and what happens when marine iguanas sneeze!
See what’s happening underwater with this exciting entry into ocean books for kids.
3. Eyelike Stickers: Ocean
Author: by Workman Publishing
Workman Publishing Company
EyeLike Stickers are the freshest, most vibrant sticker books on the market with 400 high-quality photographic stickers in each book.
4. Over and Under the Pond: (Environment and Ecology Books for Kids, Nature Books, Children's Oceanography Books, Animal Books for Kids)
Author: by Kate Messner
“Playful and lovely to read aloud. Even older budding naturalists will find something to enjoy here.” School Library JournalA secret underwater world brought to life: In this book, readers will discover the plants and animals that make up the rich, interconnected ecosystem of a mountain pond.
Over the pond, the water is a mirror, reflecting the sky. But under the water is a hidden world of minnows darting, beavers diving, and tadpoles growing. These secrets and many others are waiting to be discovered. Over and under the pond.
An entertaining and educational look at the beauty the ecosystem has to offer. Stunning illustrations paired with an easy-to-follow storyline make this a great read for any early elementary school student Includes a glossary of animals that live in, near, and around the mountain pond to enrich the reading experience Inspires a love of nature and encourages young minds to explore the world around themA gorgeous companion to the acclaimed Over and Under the Snow and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt, Over and Under the Pond is an excellent addition to any emerging readers collection.
5. Hello, World! Ocean Life
Author: by Jill McDonald
Learn from home and explore the world with these fun and easy board books! All young children love to play in the waves at the beach. Here’s a Hello, World! Board book that teaches them all about oceans and the creatures and plants that live there.Hello, World!
Is a series designed to introduce first nonfiction concepts to babies and toddlers. Told in clear and easy terms (“An octopus has eight arms. Can you count them all?”) and featuring bright, cheerful illustrations, Hello, World! Is a perfect way to bring science, nature, and culture into the busy world of a toddler, where learning never stops.
Look for all the books in the Hello, World! Series: Solar SystemWeatherBackyard BugsBirdsDinosaursMy BodyHow Do Apples Grow? Ocean LifeMoon LandingPetsArctic AnimalsConstruction SiteRainforest AnimalsPlanet Earth ReptilesCars and Trucks Music”A gentle underwater excursion.”Kirkus
6. The Ultimate Book of Sharks (National Geographic Kids)
Author: by Brian Skerry
National Geographic Kids
Dive into the wild world of sharks! Get up close to learn the truth behind these fantastic, ferocious fish with famed National Geographic photographer and explorer Brian Skerry. Join this amazing underwater adventure to track the sharks of the world, from the teeniest dogfish to the everfeared great white.
This ultimate book features every species of shark on the planet, with awesome photos, fascinating facts, the latest science, and firsthand stories of real-life encounters with these incredible creatures. Learn how sharks live, how they eat, the challenges they face, and whether or not you are actually on the menu!
7. Backpack Explorer: Beach Walk
Author: by Editors of Storey Publishing
Storey Publishing, LLC
Pack up sandcastle-building supplies, sunscreen, and this take-along activity book! In the second book of the Backpack Explorer series from the Editors of Storey Publishing, little beachcombers are encouraged to discover all the wonders of saltwater oceans and freshwater lakes, from identifying shorebirds to learning about the life found in tide pools to listening to the waves and watching the tides.
Backpack Explorer: Beach Walk is packed with prompts and activities, including 12 interactive field guides (for shells, jellyfish, and more), sensory scavenger hunts, science experiments such as a Stick Sundial, games, and simple projects including food chain match-ups and driftwood fish.
Equipped with a real magnifying glass, stickers, and a beach log for recording shoreline sightings and adventures, this book is the perfect takealong for any beach adventure. Also available in this series: Backpack Explorer: Bird Watch and Backpack Explorer: On the Nature Trail.
8. Ocean!: Our Watery World as You've Never Seen it Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)
Author: by DK
Dive into our planet’s largest and least explored world in this stunning encyclopedia of everything ocean – including whales, waves, wrecks, wind farms, and more! Using 3D computer illustrations to show cross-section views and a level of detail you can’t find in other books, this Children's ocean encyclopedia takes you on a world tour of the waters that cover 70 percent of our planet.
Including sharks, jellyfish, turtles, dolphins, octopuses, penguins, and seahorses, you will see the fish, invertebrates, and other animals that call the ocean home and learn how their anatomy and behavior is adapted to deal with a watery habitat. Discover the geography, geology, and ecology that lies beneath the waves – from the dramatic landscapes of the deepest trench and towering underwater chimneys, to coastal coral reefs and kelp forests teeming with life.
Find out, too, about the science behind the seas. How do islands form?What are tsunamis? How can you help with marine conservation? Beautifully illustrated and packed full of facts, Knowledge Encyclopedia Ocean! Is the ultimate reference book for children curious about our planet’s watery world.
9. Ultimate Oceanpedia: The Most Complete Ocean Reference Ever (National Geographic Kids)
Author: by Christina Wilsdon
National Geographic Kids
From tsunamis and sea turtles to riptides and reefs, learn all about the creatures, science, and ecology of our oceans, which cover more of the planet than all the continents and are just as important! Travel through all parts of the ocean to learn how it affects of our world, including storms and climate.
Amazing facts, photos, illustrations, and diagrams are found throughout this book, along with conservation tips, weird-but-true facts, and a mini ocean atlas. Challenges to the health of our ocean and its creatures are also presented along with what people are doing to keep it pristine for generations to come.
10. Search the Ocean, Find the Animals
Author: by Bethanie Hestermann
Explore a world of ocean animals in this hidden picture book for kids ages 5 to 7 Search the Ocean, Find the Animals is bursting with picture puzzles and interesting facts about the ocean! Kids will engage their brains as they search for hidden pictures and learn all about the ocean’s most interesting animals along the way.
Go beyond other search and find books for kids with: Tons of fun factsEvery scene includes trivia about the ocean. Do you know why you’ll never see a picture of a penguin and a polar bear together? Adorable artworkExplore the best in search and find books for kids with beautifully illustrated ocean scenes featuring 10 items to find.
A love of the oceanKids will learn about different marine habitats and what they can do to help keep the ocean healthy. Of all the search and find books for kids, Search the Ocean, Find the Animals dives the deepest.
11. Spectrum Grade 3 Science Workbook—3rd Grade State Standards, Physical, Life, Earth and Space Science, Research Activities With Answer Key for Homeschool or Classroom (144 pgs)
Author: by Spectrum
WORKBOOK FEATURES: Ages 8-9, Grade 3 144 pages, 8 inches x 10 inches Covers physical, life, earth, and space science, and more Features research extension activities Key word definitions and answer key included GRADE 3/AGES 89: The Spectrum Science for 3rd Grade Workbook helps your child cultivate a love for science by providing standards-based practice that captures their attention and helps them thrive in the subject.
INCLUDES: This science workbook provides interesting informational text and fascinating facts about elements, compounds, irrigation, animal habitats, and the invention of radio. Answer keys are included to gauge skill mastery. WHY CHOOSE SPECTRUM: A best-selling series for more than 15 years, Spectrum leads the way because it works.
Both parents and teachers have been able to help their young learners build confidence and advance their skills in a variety of subjects. COMPREHENSIVE: Improves scientific literacy and inquiry skills with an exciting exploration of natural, earth, life, and applied sciences with practice that introduces, reviews, and reinforces essential skills.
12. Where Is the Bermuda Triangle?
Author: by Megan Stine
Who doesn’t love a great mystery? This book presents the eerie accidents and unexplained disappearances that have occurred in the region known as the Bermuda Triangle. Even before it was named, the Bermuda Triangle-roughly bounded by Miami, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico-had gained a mythic reputation.
The Bermuda Triangle became famous for making boats and ships vanish, and for snatching planes right out of the sky. But are these stories true? And if they are true, is there a more sensible reason that refutes the bad karma of the region?
With so many mystifying events to learn about, readers will love disappearing into this story.
13. Where Is the Great Barrier Reef?
Author: by Nico Medina
In this Where Is?Title, kids can explore the Great Barrier Reefbig enough to be seen from space but made up of billions of tiny living organisms. The Great Barrier Reef, off the coast of Australia, is the world’s largest coral reef system.
Stretching more than 1,400 miles, it provides a home to a wide diversity of creatures. Designated a World Heritage Site, the reef is suffering from the effects of climate change but this fascinating book shows this spectacular part of our planet.
One Tiny Turtle: Read and Wonder
Author: by Nicola Davies
“Simple, lyrical words and bright, acrylic doublepage pictures convey the astonishing facts about the loggerhead sea turtle…. A powerful nature story for a young audience.” BooklistFar, far out at sea lives one of the world’s most mysterious creatures, the loggerhead turtle.
For thirty years she swims the oceans, wandering thousands of miles as she searches for food. Then, one summer night, she lands on a beach to lay her eggs the very same beach where she herself was born. Nicola Davies’s lyrical text offers fascinating information about the journey of the tiny, endangered loggerhead, while charming paintings by Jane Chapman vividly illustrate one turtle’s odyssey.
15. Ocean: A Photicular Book
Author: by Dan Kainen
Workman Publishing Company
A New York Times bestseller, Ocean is like being on a dive. Using Photicular technology, each image is like a 3-D movie on the page, delivering a rich, fluid visual experience. Open the book, and the reader is swept into the magic of an underwater world, face-to-face with a floating Yellow-Banded Sweetlips; with a glow-in-the-dark Deep-Sea Anglerfish; with a Sea Horse swaying in balletic motion; with a Sand Tiger Shark gliding along the ocean floor, its gaze haunting, its hook-toothed mouth gulping open and closed.
The text by Carol Kaufmann enchants with its descriptions of coral reefs; a journey on Alvin, the 17-ton submersible; and a meditation on our oceans. Then, for each creature, she writes a lively and informative essay, along with vital statisticssize, habitat, range, diet, and more.
The Photicular process uses an innovative lenticular technology, sliding lenses, and original four-color video imagery. The result is like a movie in your handsthe dance of life in a book.
16. Shells: A Pop-Up Book of Wonder (4 Seasons of Pop-Up)
Author: by Janet Lawler
Jumping Jack Press
Along summer beaches, shells beckon with their timeless beauty and wonder. They provide protection for many ocean animals, populate colorful coral reefs, and sometimes surprise with a pearl inside! Fabulous interactive features and fun facts abound in this unique summertime pop-up book.