Story Resources

Ocean inspiration; how-to’s for filmmaking, poetry and graph; ocean data, science and more!

Ocean Science

Mike Coots photo of hammerhead shark

Learn about marine biology, pollution, climate change and species extinction.

Workshops & Discovery

Foss waterway sunset for Youth Story Contest

Get up close and inspired with free zoo days, Foss Waterway Seaport and Ocean Fest events.

Filmmaking 101

Learn how to make a film with online how-tos, links and library resources.

Poetry 101


Learn to write a poem from online links and how-to’s.

Graphing 101

plastics graphic

Learn data graphing and visualization from online links, how-to’s and data sources.

Learning Standards

boy reading poem

Math, science and English language standards met by Youth Story Contest entries.