She names him Arthur and doesn't seem to believe his claims that whales do not live in ponds. Thank you so much for sharing!CarolynKindergarten: Holding Hands and Sticking Together.

She writes to her teacher (who replies) for information about whales.

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Just push play and then comment back about the book and some of the questions I asked throughout the story. He had fourteen different jobs before becoming an artist and writer. Humor and fantasy combine for a memorable whale of a tale! Copyright © 2020 WETA Public Broadcasting, Visit WETA's other education websites: Start with a Book  |  Colorín Colorado  |  AdLit  |  LD OnLine, The reasons why some kids struggle with reading, Target the Problem!

Reading Rockets is a national multimedia project that offers a wealth of research-based reading strategies, lessons, and activities designed to help young children learn how to read and read better. Love this!❀ TammyForever in First, What a precious activity this is! Internet Explorer is not a fully supported browser. It's a story about a child writing to what I assume is her former teacher asking questions about the whale in her pond. Literacy Apps. Themed Booklists Target the Problem. Please send me some information on whales."

It's vacation time, so Emily has to write to her teacher to help when she discovers a blue whale living in her pond. I love lots of things about this. Tips on finding great books, reading nonfiction and more, "You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend." I am introducing my students to the concept of multiple perspectives and I asked them what this imaginary whale would say to the main character Emily.

Return to list of literature guides: ABOUT THE BOOK Emily has found a whale in her summer wading pool. Have a wonderful day! Simon James. I remember being in a class during my teacher certification and having the professor read us this book. Dear Mr. Blueberry.

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"Dear Mr. Blueberry, I love whales very much and I think I saw one in my pond today. Just push play and then comment back about the book and some of the questions I asked throughout the story. At the start of summer, Emily discovers a whale in her pond and immediately writes to her teacher for further information.