BY MRS. ERVIN
The Life of a Whale
Mammals are animals that are born
alive and feed on their mothers’ milk.
They breath air and are warm blooded.
Whales usually only have one baby.
They give birth every two to five years.
Whales breath through nostrils, called
blowholes. Underwater, the whale
holds its breath.
Parts of a whale
ears, vocal cords & eyes
Types of Whales
Belly Buttons- whales have belly
buttons, they are connected to their
mothers by an umbilical cord before
Bad Breath- According to sailors and
some people they have a fishy smell
from their blow.
Staying Underwater- Whales can stay
under water for 20 minutes to 2 hours.
Why do whales migrate- To find food
and gain weight so they develop
traveling- Some travel alone; others
travel in pods of 3 to hundreds of
What did you Learn?
question 1- How do whales keep in
question 2- Why do whales migrate?
question 3- Do whales travel in groups
question 4- How long can whales stay
question 5- Do whales have bad