Starting cost per student: $2.13
Additional Info: $64 (you save 20% off regular price of $80 through EdExploreSRQ)
Max. Capacity: 30
Transportation Needed? No
Who Arranges Transportation? Other (see description)
Is Financial Assistance Offered? Yes
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. In this videoconference, Mote Marine Laboratory will present a media-rich literaSEA videoconference on sharks.
☎️ SCHEDULING HELPLINE: firstname.lastname@example.org or (941) 388-2904
- Recommended for Ages (Grades):
- 05-06 (Kindergarten)
- 06-07 (1st)
- 07-08 (2nd)
- May be Adapted for Ages (Grades):
- 04-05 (PreK) and 08-09 (3rd)
- Format: Interactive Video Lesson
- Duration: 25 mins
- No maximum, but for optimum interactivity, we suggest no more than 30 participants.
- Mote Research Connection:
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.
- 3 min – Prior Knowledge
- 7 min – The Story of Smiley Shark
- 4 min – Fishy Thoughts quiz (reading comprehension)
- 3 min – Smiley’s shark photo album (shark diversity)
- 3 min – What you can do to help (conservation)
- ~5 min – Open Questions and Answers
Full or partial discounts may available for Title 1 Schools or schools with a student population >40% free and reduced lunches. Please contact us for more information. Our ExploreSRQ listings are eligible for funding from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, as well as the Education Foundation of Sarasota County.
- Free Tech Check – test your connectivity, audio and video. We can also give you a brief preview of our award-winning lessons.
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Sea Me Read: Smiley Shark - Preview
Snippets from our Sea Me Read program.