These websites are about starfish, or sea stars. There are lots of facts, pictures, and craft activities. You can watch a video of starfish moving across the ocean floor, learn songs about starfish, make a model of a starfish, and more. Included is an eThemes resource on Ocean animals.
Here are quick facts about the common starfish. Find out about their distribution, habitat, diet, and behavior. Select another kind of starfish from the drop-down menu to learn about a different species.
Learn about echinoderms, the group of animals that includes sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, and sand dollars. This page has lots of facts about echinoderms and several color pictures.
Learn more about the hundreds of creatures that live in the oceans and seas. Includes many photos and videos, audio files, and real-time images from Webcams. The animals covered include whales, jellyfish, dolphins, sea turtles, seahorses, and more. Includes links to eThemes Resources on Geography: Oceans and Animals: Sharks.