To help you get into full teacher and tour-guide mode, we’ve teamed up with Dictionary.com to put together an educational language guide for you to reference as you’re exploring the aquarium with your kids. Here is an example:
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Fish don’t breathe the same way that humans do. Fish have gills!
A gill is the respiratory organ of aquatic animals that allows them to breathe the oxygen that is dissolved in the water. Water is forced past the fish’s gills, which contain a number of tiny blood vessels. Oxygen seeps into the fish’s blood through these tiny gills, and carbon dioxide seeps out.
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Review the rest of the words and phrases to help learners at every level get the best out of their virtual field trip experience at dictionary.com.