Just for Kids

Explore NOAA Activities and Resources for Children

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Discover Your World

Coloring sheets, origami, activities for students and educators NOAA's National Ocean Service.

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Beat the Uncertainty

In this game, your job is to make smart decisions that will increase climate change resilience.

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Ocean Today "Every Full Moon"

A new series of videos for kids released every full moon from NOAA's Ocean Today.

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Understanding Marine Debris

Puzzles, coloring books, formal curricula, and other great resources from NOAA's Marine Debris office.

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Dive in to Sanctuaries

Coloring sheets, puzzles, activities, kids club from NOAA's Sanctuaries.

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Geodesy Education

Heard of geodesy? This series from NOAA's National Geodetic Survey offers a wide variety of mapping and geodesy videos.

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Hands-On Science

A collection of online and offline games and activities from a variety of NOAA offices.

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Weather Science

A collection of educational activities from NOAA's National Weather Service.

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Oil Spills and Pollution

Explore activities about protecting and restoring the nation's waters from pollution from NOAA's Response and Restoration office.

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Arcade Portal

A collection of online and offline games and activities from a variety of NOAA offices.

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NOAA Education

Educational activities that can be done without leaving the house: a quick roundup of NOAA’s most popular educational resources about the ocean and atmosphere.

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Fisheries Education

A collection of educational activities and resources from NOAA Fisheries.