Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Webinar: Natural History at Home – Exploring the Sharks of the Galapagos Islands

Archived Webinar

This Zoom webinar featuring museum educator Katie Derloshon and ocean educators Meaghan Cuddy and Lara Noren aired June 5, 2021, as part of the "Natural History at Home" series. Watch a recording in the player above.

Description

Join museum educator Katie Derloshon and ocean educators Meaghan Cuddy and Lara Noren to explore biodiversity in the ocean! Come take a dive into the marine habitat of the Galapagos Islands and investigate different shark species that live there. Sketch along as the educators show you how to draw your own ocean scene. This program was part of the National Museum of Natural History‘s celebration of World Ocean Day, focusing on Hope Spots, places that are critical to the health of our ocean around the globe.

Please have the following materials ready:

  • A large piece of blank paper (example: poster board, blank wrapping paper, 6-8 pieces of 8.5''x11'' taped together)
  • Pencil
  • Your choice of coloring supplies (crayons, markers, paint, colored pencils, etc.)
  • Scissors
  • Tape

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Resource Type
Videos and Webcasts
Grade Level
K-2, 3-5
Topics
Life Science
Exhibit
Sant Ocean Hall