Summer is coming very soon and you know what that means…
The kids will be home and inevitably they start feeling bored!
But no worries, because these ocean coloring pages are a simple, fun, and no-prep activity you can give them to do at any time.
These coloring pages are perfect for ocean themed units too.
And, if you want more choices, be sure to check out all of our coloring pages for kids.
Ocean Animal Coloring Pages
These ocean coloring pages contain 8 cute and unique pages with the following pictures:
- jellyfish & squid
- whale shark
- snorkeling boy
- snorkeling girl
Ocean Themed Unit For Kids
Are you planning an ocean unit for your preschool or kindergarten children? We’ve got lots of fun ideas for them to do!
We love borrowing books from the library or buying some to add to our home collection. Reading is a great way to introduce a new unit and as you know, has tremendous benefits! Below are some of the top rated ocean books for kids!
The Snail and the Whale– Julia Donaldson, author of the famous book The Gruffalo, brings kids another fun book about an unlikely set of friends. Snail and Whale have lots of fun together in this colorful book!
Shark Lady– This children’s book is based upon the true story of Eugenie Clark, aka, The Shark Lady. Learn about her love of sharks, her discoveries, and the inspiring message of going after what you want in life.
The Rainbow Fish -This is a classic children’s book with a wonderful message for children. In it, a fish learns to share his favorite possession, his glittery scales, with his friends!
Want some more ocean themed educational activities? Try out this ocean activities bundle!
Kids enjoy crafting? We have plenty of ideas to keep them entertained!
- Shark Headband Craft– We can’t stop making headband crafts, but this shark craft is one of our favorites!
- Jellyfish Craft– This paper jellyfish craft is so cute and easy to make!
- Handprint Crab Craft– If your children love handprint crafts, they’ll want to add this quick crab craft to your summer list!
These ocean pattern block mats are a great STEM activity for little ones!
This ocean sensory bin is great for when you want something done for you. If you prefer the DIY route, try out this frozen ocean sensory bin.
The ocean playdough kit is a great way for kids to get hands-on with their play. Plus, the pre-made dough is ready to go, so all you need to do is open the box and start playing.
It’s a fun way to explore the ocean world without getting wet, and it’s also a great way to develop fine motor skills. So whether your child is a beach bum or a landlubber, the ocean play dough kit is sure to be a hit!
What do you include in your ocean unit studies? Share with us in the comments below. Enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the free dolphin coloring page sent to you.