A Tale of a Whale: And Why It Can Be Told

Students examine the characteristics of particular whales. In this whale characteristics lesson, students discover the methods scientists use to track whales and attempt to match the unique pattern of callosities themselves. A role playing activity is included in which the students pretend to be scientists who may have spotted a special whale named Phoenix.

6th - 8th Science 8 Views 26 Downloads
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