Wildlife and Endangered Species
The International Wildlife Coalition's "Whales of the World"
Teacher's Kit is on the web! Teachers developed the kit and tested it in
Baleen Whales (Gr. 2-5)
Teacher Background for Activity #1
Body Parts of a Whale (Gr. 2-
Teacher Background for Activity #3
Games (Gr. 2-5):
The History of Whaling (Gr. 2-
Teacher Background for Activity #8
Humpback Whale Facts: Sirius's Photo
Album (Gr. 2-5)
Teacher Background for Activity #5
Humpback Whale Migration (Gr. 2-
Teacher Background for Activity #7
Toothed Whales (Gr. 2-5)
Teacher Background for Activity #2
Whale Facts (Gr. 2-5)
Teacher Background for Activity #4
A Whale Tale (Gr. 2-5)
Teacher Background for Activity #10
Whales and Mathematics (Gr. 2-
Teacher Background for Activity #9
Whale-sized Art Project (Gr. 2-
Teacher Background for Activity #11
The activities are designed not only to help your students learn about whales, but also to provide experiences in skill areas ranging from reading comprehension and analytical thinking to creative writing.
Sea World and Busch Gardens
have developed Teacher's Guides to help teach your students --in an
active, hands-on way--abouthow people interact with the
environmentandhow we can best care for Earth's resources.
Now Hear This! (Gr. K-3)
Students investigate hearing range of whales.
How Big Is Blue? (Gr. 4-6)
Given a rope marked with the lengths of several whales, the student will be able to compare the lengths of these whales. Given illustrations of whales, the student will be able to explore changes in scale and proportional relationships.
Teacher's Guides help teach your
students --in an active, hands-on way--about how people interact with the
environment and how we can best care for Earth's resources.