Sea Me Read: Clumsy Crab


Sea Me Read: Clumsy Crab

Snip, snap! Nipper the Crab hates his huge clumsy claws. Read along with us as we find out how useful Clumsy's claws can be.


  • Ages (Grade): 04-05 (PreK), 05-06 (Kindergarten), 06-07 (1st), 07-08 (2nd)
  • Duration: 0:25
  • Fee: $75
  • Objectives: Students will learn about crab diversity and the characteristics of invertebrates. Students will also use literacy and reading comprehension skills.
  • Outline: In this videoconference, Mote Marine Laboratory will present a media-rich videoconference on crabs.
    • Am I Crabby?, a crab guessing game (4 minutes)
    • The story of Clumsy Crab (8 minutes)
    • Fishy Thoughts, help answer a few questions about crabs (3 minute)
    • Kinds of crabs and crab relatives (invertebrates) (2 minutes)
    • Questions and Answers (5-8 minutes)
  • Mote Research Connection: Benthic Ecology
  • Animals in this lesson: crab, octopus, seahorses
  • Keywords: adaptation, anatomy, habitat, invertebrate 

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