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Resources for Tide Pool Storytime

Children’s Books:
J 578 769 Kop What do you find in a Tide Pool? By Megan Kop

J 577.69 Bre One Small place by the sea by Barbara Brenner, Illustrated by Tom Leonard

J 577.6 Fle The Tide Pool Waits by Candace Fleming, Illustrated by Amy Hevron

J 593.9 Hir Sea Stars by Kris Hirschmann

J 591.52 Along the seashore by Ann Cooper, Illustrated by Dorothy Emerling

J 594.1 Ste Seashells more than a home by Melissa Stewart, Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen

Adult books:

577.69 Gri Living on the edge; a guide to tide pool animals, seaweeds, and seaside plants by Ruth Gortner Grierson
577.69 Wat Life between the tides by Les Watling

Additional items to check out at the library:

Seashore Mesh bags include fun scoops, shovels, buckets, castle forms, and other beach fun items.
Seashore Adventure Pack

50 Things to do at the beach by Easkey Britton

Take-along guide Seashells, crabs and sea stars by Christiane Kump Tibbitts, illustrated by Linda Garrow

-pouch with a magnifying glass and ziplock bag

-booklet with fun activities, QR Codes to access more information and tide pool locations in the area.



Castine, ME Tide Chart

Maine Coast Heritage Trust

Maine Island Trail Association  

New England Aquarium Educational Resources and Activities

Tide pool craft

Tide pool diorama

World Ocean Radio