Program Guide: SEA TOUR: Aquarium
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: (941) 388-2904
Fax: (941) 388-3503
Education: Grade(s) Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Teacher(s)/Educator(s), Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family , Learning PodPublic Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff
Say goodnight to your favorite sea creatures as we virtually visit them after our aquarium closes. Get up close and personal, and learn about their habitats, behaviors, and conservation efforts. This virtual tour is led by Mote's knowledgeable and passionate guides who are excited to share their love of the ocean with you. They'll be available to answer any questions you may have and provide insight into the amazing creatures you'll see on the tour. So why wait? Book your virtual aquarium tour today and discover the magic of the underwater world from the comfort of your own home or school!
This tour is available between 5:30pm–7:30pm ET (after our aquarium closes). Please make your requests at least three weeks in advance.
- Students will gain a better understanding of the form & function of ocean animals.
- Students will be able to recall different habitats and ocean animal adaptations.
- Students will understand why Mote studies our oceans.
- Students will appreciate the biodiversity in our ocean and the importance of protecting them.
Science Standards for K-8th Grade:
SC.K.L.14.3, SC.K.N.1.5, SC.1.L.14.3, SC.2.L.17.1, SC.2.L.17.2, SC.3.N.1.5, SC.3.N.1.6, SC.4.L.16.2, SC.4.L.16.3, SC.5.N.1.5, SC.5.N.1.3, SC.6.N.1.5, SC.6.N.2.3, SC.7.N.1.7, SC.7.L.15.3, SC.8.N.1.5, SC.8.N.2.2
A temporary recording of the program will be available with your registration.