The Old Blue Whale is a captivating story of a lost baby whale who is befriended by an older blue whale who says in a gruff voice that he is "old and cranky." Travel the oceans with them as they enjoy manyadventures together. Will they stay together? The Old Blue Whale is written in such a way that children can read it alone, with a parent, or a teacher can use it with a thematic unit or just read it aloud as a story. The Old Blue Whale has a whale facts page, a suggested vocabulary list, a glossary, a reproducible activity page, and a light-hearted poem that connects to the book's theme.