Dinnington Community Primary School


Spring Term Under the sea ...... How do we affect the sea?

We started our topic off with I wonder questions.


Here are some of our I wonder questions.............


Is there a hole at the bottom of the sea?


Why do we have a sea?


What lives in the sea?


How does the water get in the sea?


Why do the fish live in the sea?


Why do some fish come up for air?


How do people breathe under water?


Why do fish have gills?


What does it look like under the sea?


Where do sharks live?


How do fish breathe?


Are there such things as dinosaurs under the sea?


What do fish eat?


Why is there rubbish under the sea?


How many fish are there in the sea?


How do fish swim?


Why do people live on land instead of under water?


Why is the sea blue?


Where do fish sleep?


Why are some beaches dirty?


Can you think of any more questions?



Our fish....

Dear Greenpeace

Worried that the whale living in her pond is unhappy, Emily writes to Greenpeace, who, though offering the best of advice, insist that it is impossible for a whale to live in a pond. Undeterred, Emily continues to seek the best course of action for her beloved whale, finally setting him free.

Dear Greenpeace

Dear Greenpeace

Discuss the images and think of some questions

Life under the sea

Shark in the Dark b

Barry The Fish With Fingers

Barry the Fish With Fingers

A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea

Discover amazing and fascinating sea creatures in the hole in the bottom of the sea! Based on the traditional cumulative song, each verse introduces a new creature and its place in the food chain, with the shark chasing the eel, who chases the squid, who chases the snail.

"The Rainbow Fish" Animation

The Rainbow Fish theatre production

Commotion in the Ocean

Read aloud of commotion in the ocean

The Snail and the Whale Julia Donaldson

The thrilling tale of a tiny snail and a great big grey-blue humpback whale.

Tiddler by Julia Donaldson

The fish who could wish - story read aloud

The fish who could wish by john bush. Isbn 9780192729583. Great book

Smily shark

largest aquarium tank in the world - world's largest aquarium

Georgia Aquarium Main Tank.

Life - Flying Fish