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Humphrey, the wrong way whale

Kathryn Allen Goldner

Humphrey, the wrong way whale

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Published by Dillon Press in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humphrey (Whale) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Humpback whale -- Juvenile literature,
  • Whales -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Introduces information on the behavior and current situation of humpback whales through the story of an individual whale off the coast of California.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKathryn A. Goldner and Carole Garbuny Vogel.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesOcean world library
    ContributionsVogel, Carole Garbuny.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23258707M
    ISBN 100875183603
    OCLC/WorldCa15015220


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Manufacturer: Weekly Reader Books. Part of the Ocean World Library, this book gives readers a whale's eye view of just what happened to Humphrey, who made headlines in when he swam into.

Get this from a library. Humphrey, the wrong way whale. [Kathryn The wrong way whale book Goldner; Carole Garbuny Vogel] -- Introduces information on the behavior and current situation of humpback whales through the story of an individual whale off the coast of California.

“Humphrey the Lost Whale” by Wendy Tokunda is a heart-warming story about a humpback whale who became lost and stuck in the Sacramento River and how a group of scientists worked together to help Humphrey find his way.

Humphrey went from the ocean into the San Francisco Bay, and then continued up the Sacramento River/5. Welcome a new children’s book to your shelves, one open to this diverse world we live in.

What a wonderful way to teach about others. Through the beautiful painted waterscapes of Humphrey’s imagination as he does art, writes poetry and is a talented thinker, but he also finds himself sometimes getting overwhelmed by his senses and needing a quiet space to call his own.5/5(2).

Based on the journey of a California humpback whale, this book follows the journey of “wrong-way” Humphrey as he finds his way back to the sea with the help of some friends. A whale-watching day at sea with a naturalist helps LeVar understand the whales’ natural environment, & practices that threatened whales.

Also find out about three pilot whales who were rescued, nursed back to health. Laura Vigil reports What year did Humphrey swim up the Delta. How long did he stay. These were the questions asked in historical story about saving a lost wh. The kind of book you think of when you're looking for a good whale story.

Lots of personality and drama, and a super read-aloud for kids even as young as 4. Another fun whale story is The Whale Comedian, which is more humorous and whimsical, but, like Humphrey, shows what kids like most: how we can be friends with these exciting sea creatures. Humphrey the Wrong-Way Whale.

by Kathryn A. Goldner and Carole G. Vogel. In Octobera humpback whale dubbed Humphrey made a wrong turn while migrating south from his feeding grounds in the chilly waters of Alaska, Instead of following the Pacific coastline south to Mexico or heading southwest toward Hawaii, Humphrey strayed into San Francisco Bay.

THE STORY: On Oct. 10,a foot-long, ton humpback whale entered the San Francisco Bay and after hanging out there for a few days, cruised up the Sacramento River into a dead-end freshwater slough in The wrong way whale book Vista.

Humphrey the humpback whale became an instant sensation. Rio Vista, whose population was then approximately 3, suddenly had thousands of visitors creating traffic jams the. Based on the journey of a California humpback whale, this book follows the journey of “wrong-way” Humphrey as he finds his way back to the sea with the help of some friends.

A whale-watching day at sea with a naturalist helps LeVar understand the whales’ natural environment, and practices that have threatened whales.

Viewers also find out. Humphrey the Lost Whale: A True Story, by Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall, and Hanako Wakiyama Whales are known for traveling far each season and always traveling in the right direction.

But in the fall ofa whale goes off course and finds its way into San Francisco Bay. The whale struggles to find its way out for nearly an entire month. Humphrey, the humpback whale rescued from the Sacramento River and lured back out to sea, Wrong-Way Whale Taught the Experts a Thing or Two Books.

Humphrey is excited to get back to Room 26 and see all his old classmates. But on the first day of school, a bunch of strange kids arrive and no matter how loudly he squeaks up, they don’t realize they’re in the wrong room. Finally Humphrey realizes that these kids are his new classmates, and he sets off to learn all about them.

Instead of swimming back out into the open sea, Humphrey the Whale swam up the Bay into Sacramento River. The Sacramento River became smaller and narrower as Humphrey traveled upstream looking for the ocean, but in the wrong direction.

The river was too small for him, as well as being fresh water, not the salt water that whales need to survive. In October a forty-five-foot long, forty-ton humpback whale wandered into San Francisco Bay and for twenty-six days struggled mightily to find his way back to the ocean.

This true, illustrated story of Humphrey's adventure has been a children's favorite for more than twenty-five years. The watercolor illustrations are cleverly peopled with whale watchers of all ages who watch from their boats, from atop bridges, and from the banks as Humphrey splashes and spouts his way through the pages.

For older children, Goldner & Vogel's Humphrey the Wrong-Way Whale (Dillon, ) is another factual account; it has photographs. Publisher: Weekly Reader Books. They are not actual photos of the physical item for sale and should not be relied upon as a basis for edition or condition.

Publisher: Weekly Reader Books. Details about BTUMWU Humphrey the Wrong-Way Whale by Dara Goldman | Rating: % positive. Humphrey, the humpback whale that became an international celebrity during its day journey across California, plunged under the Golden Gate Bridge Monday and headed home.

--Fun with Max: Max watches whales --Story starter: A whale of a tale. Series Title: Big book magazine. Other Titles: Humphrey the wrong-way whale. Magic. But even whales can make mistakes In October a forty-five-foot long, forty-ton humpback whale wandered into San Francisco Bay and for twenty-six days struggled mightily to find his way back to the ocean.

This true, illustrated story of Humphrey's adventure has been a children's favorite for more than twenty-five years. This is the true story of Humphrey the Lost Whale, a humpback whale that swam under the Golden Gate Bridge one day inright into San Francisco Bay.

As wonderful a sight as it was, having a humpback whale as big as a city bus right there in the Bay, there was trouble ahead. Instead of swimming back to the ocean, Humphrey went the wrong way.

Take a closer look at these encyclopedia books including information about animal habitats, behavior, and scientific classification. Kathryn A. and Carole G. Vogel. Humphrey the Wrong Way Whale. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Dillon Press, Inc., Hayles, Karen and Charles Fuge.

Whale Is Stuck. New York: Simon & Schuster, (fiction). Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Humphrey the Lost Whale. By Hanako Wakiyama, Richard David Hall, Wendy Tokuda. Grades. PreK-K, K. Genre.

Non-Fiction Describes how a migrating humpback whale mistakenly entered the San Francisco Bay in and swam sixty.

Dara Goldman, author of Three Little Pigs - Pbk (Whistlestop), on LibraryThing. Humphrey the Lost Whale written by Wendy Tokuda and Richard Hall with illustrations by Hanako Wakiyama is based on the true story of a whale who swam from San Francisco Bay up the Sacramento River and got stuck and how the community helped him find his way home.

Every year, humpback whales migrate north from Mexico to Alaska along the West Coast of the United States. Humphrey the wrong-way whale was spotted swimming near the Farallon Islands in the Pacific off San Francisco, the fourth straight year the famous whale has returned to the area, a biologist said.

Humphrey became ``the world's most famous whale since Moby Dick'' when he swam up the Sacramento River in and refused to return to the ocean for 25 days. Humphrey (Whale) -- Juvenile literature, Humphrey (Whale), Humpback whale, Whales, Humphrey (Whale), Humphrey (Whale), Whales, Humpback whales Publisher Berkeley, Calif.: Heyday Books Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Humphrey the Lost Whale: A True Story by Wendy Tokuda, Hanako Wakiyama, Explore Related Books by. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.

by J.K. Rowling. 79 Resources2 Long Way Down. by Jason Reynolds. 61 Resources18 Awards. The Hate U Give. by Angie Thomas. Humphrey the Whale is unquestionably the most widely publicized humpback whale in history,[1][2] having errantly entered San Francisco Bay twice, departing from his Mexico to Alaska migration.

This behavior is not normal for any Humpback whale, and Humphrey became. Humphrey, the Wrong Way Whale (Ocean World Library) Carole G. Vogel $   She wrote and illustrated her first book about a whale named Humphrey who swam the wrong way up the Sacramento River searching for "the origins of the ocean." she published "Humphrey, the.

I've had this book since I was a child. Ever since Free Willy, I have been very interested in whales. This story was so great to me since it is true. At the end of the story there are pictures of the real whale Humphrey and more to the story of his survival. Classroom Extension: Read during Marine life unit/5(3).

Reading new books is a fun way for kids to learn about a destination before you get there. Humphrey the Lost Whale by Wendy Tokuda It’s the true story of a whale who made a wrong.

Humphrey the Lost Whale by Wendy Tokuda & Richard Hall The heartwarming true story of a wrong-way humpback whale who is helped and cheered back to freedom in San Francisco.

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A foot-long, ton behemoth made a wrong turn out of the Pacific and headed on a course of self-destruction. Stubborn, wrongheaded and way out of his salty element, the whale. The average great whale, such as a humpback, they reckoned, is probably worth US $2-million.

They share songs and embellish them, in a way that’s effectively jazz, yet, in a way, they’re ahead of humans when it comes to communication. As a child, Goldman loved drawing, riding horses and playing the clarinet.

She wrote and illustrated her first book about a whale named Humphrey who swam the wrong way up the Sacramento River searching for "the origins of the ocean." Twenty years and lots of books later, the two MetroWest residents have thriving careers and new books.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Kathryn Allen books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Inon the basis of his pioneering research on the winter migration of humpback whales into Hawaiian waters, Dr.

Herman helped rescue Humphrey “the Wrong-Way Whale.