Whale books for kids and fun whale themed ideas!
I’ve always found the Whale fascinating. They are huge creatures and I love to read stories to children about whales. In fact one of my favourite books is The Snail and the Whale.
Today I am sharing a list of Whale books for kids to enjoy. These wonderful whale themed story books are fun and interesting and can be great to read at mat time or in the home.
You might even want to read these children’s whale books as you study the ocean theme in the classroom or as a way to teach about sea creatures.
There are so many fun Ocean crafts to go alongside children’s Whale books and I’ll share a few at the end of the post. Enjoy!
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Is A Whale A Mammal?
Believe it or not but whales are warm-blooded animals. This means they breathe air! While most people may believe they are a fish species, they are actually a mammal.
What Is The Biggest Whale?
Are you curious about the biggest whale out there? The biggest whale is the Blue Whale! In fact, they are the largest known animal on earth. They can grow anywhere from 75 feet to 100 feet or 23 m to 30.5 m.
Do Whales Sleep?
Whales have two ways in which they sleep. The first way of sleeping is by rest quietly in the water, this can be two ways, vertical or horizontal. Whales may also sleep while they are swimming next to another animal.text
Wonderful Whale Books For Kids
Here is a list of whale books children can enjoy reading. I’m sure you will love this list and find something fantastic to read with the little ones.
Check out this Whale themed craft over on The Inspiration Edit
You might also enjoy this ocean themed craft! Check it out!
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About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.