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Ocean Education Classroom

Activities for Keiki grades K-5
Presenting Ocean Edu-Tainment for Keiki

As part of our ongoing commitment to mālama kekahi i kekahi, to take care of each other, Maui Ocean Center is proud to introduce the Ocean Education Classroom – an online community resource for culture and education that can be experienced from the comfort of home. Through this virtual program, we hope to provide an alternative interactive environment for families to enjoy together that is both safe and fun.

Created in collaboration with Cultural Advisor Dane Maxwell and Kupu Productions, the Ocean Education Classroom features:

  • A Hawaiian Word of the Week
  • Story Readings
  • Coloring Sheets
  • Desktop Backgrounds
  • …and more!


Mahalo nui for choosing to spend your time with us!

Download your favorite marine-themed desktop background
Humpback Whale
Tiger Shark
Sea Jellies
Humpback Whale
Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle
Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle
Enter our virtual classroom!
Dive in with the Maui Ocean Center team as we introduce you to Hawaiian words, cool creatures, marine-themed stories, and fun, at home crafts!
Hawaiian Word of the Week: Pilina
Story Time at the Maui Ocean Center: Toby
Learn Fish Anatomy Through Hula!
Story Time at the Maui Ocean Center: Hina
Hawaiian Word of the Week: Holu
Creature Feature: Stingray
Māui Slows the Sun
Creature Feature: Manō (Shark)
Hawaiian Word of the Week: Hōʻihi (Respect)
Creature Feature: Coral
Good Night Coral Reef
Coral DIY At-Home Craft
Hawaiian Word of the Week: Kuleana (Responsibility)
Octopus DIY At-Home Craft
Hawaiian Word of the Week - Mālama
The Maui Ocean Center Coloring Book
Sea Star
Humpback Whale
Sea Turtle
Reef Triggerfish
Care For One Another