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Dinosaur Discoveries

Submarine Adventure!


Your child will get to catch a ride on the Dinosaur Train Submarine and dive into an underwater adventure with their favorite Pteranodon family in an all-new special from Dinosaur Train. Premiering Monday, February 18 on PBS KIDS, Dinosaur Train “Submarine Adventure” (check local listings) will feature four new stories all about sea creatures that lived long ago. Meeting new friends along the way – from Otto Opthalmosaurus to Archelon turtles – viewers will learn key natural science concepts in this one-hour special.

When Buddy and his family want to follow some friends on an undersea fishing trip, the conductor unveils a new invention – the Dinosaur Train Submarine! On its maiden voyage, Otto Ophthalmosaurus guides the sub deep into the ocean using his big eyes that can see in the dark. Then, the family meets Shoshana Shonisaurus, an enormous marine reptile that’s something between a dolphin and a whale, and Maisie Mosasaurus, a huge fast swimming lizard with flippers. Finally, the family watches small eggs hatch on the beach. Baby Archelon turtles emerge and start to swim away. The family follows them on their journey across the ocean where they will grow up to be giant-sized sea turtles!

Activity Sheets

Buddy and the Pteranodon family ride the new Dinosaur Train submarine under the sea and meet Maisie Mosasaurus, a huge fast-swimming lizard with flippers! Print the activity sheet.

Tiny and Shiny are watching the baby Archelon turtles hatch from their eggs. Draw a track from each egg to a turtle headed for sea. Circle the egg that still needs to hatch. They will grow up to be giant-sized sea turtles! Print the activity sheet.


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