These sites offer downloadable curricula and activities for teachers:

Coral Reef Activity Book

Data in the Classroom

Discover Your Changing World with NOAA

Discover Your World with NOAA: An Activity Book

Estuaries 101

Marine Life 

Ocean and Coasts

Protect Our Ocean Activity Book: Be An Ocean Guardian

NERR lesson plans:

Data in the Classroom

Estuaries 101 Curriculum

NOAA’s Education Resources:

Marine Life

Ocean and Coasts

Additional downloads

Corals Presentation

Laws and Regulations

Mangrove Presentation

Seagrass Presentation


Here are some more fun and educational activities for students K-12, which include fun and informative activities about the local coastal ocean and its inhabitants: