Learn about the animals in the ocean and the ways they move with this fun Ocean Animals preschool circle time song. Try the free download version or get the full ocean animals song pack for more fun and learning.
When your kids are able to move around, this can make learning a new concept more fun and engaging. During ocean theme activities, kids can learn about different ocean animals, and the way they move or the sounds they make using this simple song.
This free printable song is part of our preschool circle time song series. Throughout the series, I’m introducing 24 engaging songs that are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Each song is adapted from a popular tune so kids can easily join in and sing along.
For each song, you may choose to download the free printable version that includes the song text and song pieces in color, or you may purchase the full song pack which includes additional supporting activities to extend the fun and learning as well as the black and white version of the song text and song pieces
OCEAN ANIMAL PRESCHOOL CIRCLE TIME SONG
The song text is provided in three formats. There is:
- a single page version with picture prompts and blank lines for the repeated text in the song,
- a full text version with color clip art picture prompts
- a full text version with no clip art.
The full ocean animal song pack includes additional options with real ocean animal photographs.
You can use the song and picture prompts as they are listed on the song charts, or you can have kids brainstorm their own ocean animals to include in the song and make up your own verses.
Try these additional activities to extend the learning with this song:
- Brainstorm additional verses to add to the song
- Sing and play along with a fun ocean themed sensory bin
- Use the picture prompts as conversation starters during circle time…
- Compare and contrast ocean animals in other ways
- Discuss which ocean animals kids have seen in real life
- Place the picture prompts on a ring in the writing center for kids to use as prompts for drawing and writing inspiration
- Create a class mural of different ocean animals
- Choose one ocean animal to research and learn more about as a class.
Get the free printable The Animals in the Ocean Preschool Circle Time Song
This free printable excerpt includes:
- A printable version of the song with clipart and without clipart
- Printable ocean animal cards to go with each verse of the song
Click the pink button below to get your freebie.
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EXTEND THE FUN AND LEARNING WITH THE FULL SONG PACK
This 87-page set includes:
- Circle Time Song Charts and Pieces
- Full-Page Class Book Options
- Half-Page Emergent Reader Options
The songs in this set are sung to very common tunes that make it easier for kids to learn them quickly, allowing you to focus on the additional learning skills!