Whales

5th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities

1. Connect to this link: http://www.npca.org/marine_and_coastal/marine_wildlife/.
2. Choose and click on one of the following in the left menu bar: Blue Whale, Humpback Whale, or Killer Whale.

3. Read the information and take notes.

4. With your group members, work together to draw a poster of the whale you chose that includes facts and information about the whale. Be sure to include some similarities and differences your whale has to the other two whales.

5. After you finish the poster, share it with the class and explain what you found out about whales.
For more information about different kinds of whales, go to http://www.acsonline.org/factpack/index.html.