Whales Vocabulary Word List (241)

A)Abundance, Accelerate, Adapt, Affect, Ambergris, Anchovy, Animal, Anti-whaling, Aquatic, Arctic, Arctic ocean, Ashore, Atlantic, Atmosphere, Attraction, Awe
B)Baleen, Barnacles, Behemoth, Beneath, Birds, Blowhole, Blubber, Body of water, Bottom, Breach, Breed, Bristles, Bubbles, Bull, Buoyancy
C)Calf, Cameras, Carcass, Catcher boat, Cavorting, Cetacean, Characteristics, Coastline, Color, Commerce, Communication, Consume, Continent, Cow, Creature, Current, Cuttlefish, Cycle
D)Data, Deep, Delight, Depth, Discovery, Distance, Distance, Dive, Diversity, Diving, Documentation, Domain, Dorsal
E)Echolocation, Effect, Elements, Elusive, Endangered, Energy, Enormous, Enormous, Environment, Exhale, Explode, Explore, Extinct
F)Features, Feeding, Filter, Fins, Fishing, Flenser, Flippers, Float, Flourish, Fluctuation, Fluke, Food, Force, Fossil
G)Giant, Global globe, Gulp
H)Habitat, Harpoon, Heave, Hemisphere, History, Humpback, Hunger, Hunt
I)Imperil, Industry, Influence, Inhale, Inquiry, Intelligence, IWC
K)Kelp, Killing, Krill
L)Leaping, Lemmer, Leviathan, Life, Limit, Living, Lunge-feeding, Lungs
M)Majesty, Mammal, Marine, Mid-ocean, Migration, Milk, Mix, Momentum, Monitor, Motion, Movement
N)Navigate, Numbers, Nutrient
O)Observe, Ocean, Oceanic, Oceanography, Offshore, Offshore, Offspring, Oil, Over hunt, Overfishing, Oxygen
P)Pacific, Peaceful, Phonation, Plankton, Plants, Plunge, Pod, Polar, Pollutant, Prey, Products, Protection
Q)Quantity, Quest
R)Range, Realm, Regulations, Renewal, Rescue, Research, Resource, Respectful, Reverence, Rhythm, Roll, Rotting
S)Schools, Science, Scientist, Sea, Sea creature, Sea water, Seaweed, Secrets, Shallow, Shells, Ships, Sideways, Skeleton, Slapping, Song, Sound, Specie, Species, Sperm oil, Spermaceti, Spew, Spout, Squid, Stranded, Strength, Studies, Submerge, Supply, Surface, Surface, Surge, Survival, Survival, Swell, Swim
T)Tail, Technology, Teeming, Temperate, Temperature, Thrive, Tide, Treatment, Tropical, Try pot, Trying out
U)Ubiquitous, Underwater, Unique, Universal
V)Variation, Vast, Vessel, Visible
W)Warm-blooded, Wash up, Watch, Water, Waters, Watery, Waves, Waves, Weather, Whale watching, Whalebone, Whaling, Whaling ground
Y)Yards from shore
Z)Zigzag, Zone

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Whales Lesson Plan and discussion questions:
1. Describe why whales are hunted today
2. What role does the IWC (International Whaling Commission) play in protecting whales?
Name several ways that whales are different from fish
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