Sea Me Read: Smiley Shark


Sea Me Read: Smiley Shark

SMILE! Join us on an ocean adventure and meet a lonely shark who loves to smile. Read along as we help him save the day and find some friends.


  • Ages (Grade): 04-05 (PreK), 05-06 (Kindergarten), 06-07 (1st), 07-08 (2nd)
  • Duration: 0:25
  • Fee: $75
  • Objectives: Students will learn about shark diversity and the characteristics of sharks. Students will also use literacy and reading comprehension skills. Finally, students will learn why sharks are threatened and what they can do to help conserve them.
  • Outline: In this videoconference, Mote Marine Laboratory will present a media-rich literaSEA videoconference on sharks.
    • Types of sharks (3 minutes)
    • The Story of Smiley Shark (7 minutes)
    • Fishy Thoughts: Help our educator answer a few questions about sharks! (4 minute)
    • Look through Smiley Shark’s photo album to meet his friends (1 minute)
    • Shark Conservation: What you can do to help (1 minute)
    • Questions and Answers (~5 minutes)
  • Mote Research Connection: Sharks and Rays Conservation Research Program
  • Animals in this lesson: game fish, shark
  • Keywords: adaptation, anatomy, conservation, elasmobranch, endangered, habitat, predator, species, vertebrate

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