Do your children enjoy learning about different animals? My students just love learning about them! They get deeply fascinated, asking me more and more questions. We have studied the ocean many times before. Today, I want to share several ideas that will help you create hands-on Ocean Activities that your students will love!

Ocean Activities for Kids

Hands-on Ocean Activities

You can use these ideas to put together a fantastic unit study. Whether you need materials about the layers of the ocean, ocean animals, or even seashells, we have everything here!

Pinterest Board: Ocean Theme
Book Recommendation: Ocean We Both Read

Age: 3+ or older

General Ocean Activities

Ocean Food Chain by Uno Zwei Tutu

Coral Reef Sensory Bin by Uno Zwei TuTu

 Layers of the Ocean Activity by Pinay Homeschooler

Ocean Number Clip Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Cute collection of ocean activities by Happy Tot Shelf

Ocean Activities by Mama’s Happy Hive

Who lives in the ocean coloring book by A Little Pinch of Perfect

Ocean activities for Tots by Mrs. Plemon’s Kindergarten

Ocean Animals

Types of Whales 3 Part Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Ocean animal fact cards by I Believe in Montessori

Shark Unit by Every Star is Different

Shark activities: Montessori parts of a shark printables.

Parts of a Shark Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Ocean animals sorting activity by I Believe in Montessori

English or Bilingual Russian-English Ocean Animal Cards. Use these adorable cards to teach children about ocean animals!

Ocean Animal Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Types of Seals 3 Part Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Shark Learning activities by Welcome to Mommyhood


Types of Seashells 3 Part Cards by Welcome to Mommyhood

Seashell Thematic Unit by Welcome to Mommyhood

Stunning shell activities by How We Montessori

Seashell activities for kids: Montessori inspired seashell activities for preschoolers #seashellactivities #montessoriactivities #preschoolactivities

Hands-on Seashells Activities by Welcome to Mommyhood


Ocean themed books by Life Over Cs

More Ocean Materials