Killer Whale Tales

Organization Details

NameKiller Whale Tales

Organization Description

Mission statementWe are a small non-profit that brings the science and conservation of killer whale field research into the classroom of elementary schools all over the west coast, with a focus on Western Washington.
Service(s) descriptionEach year, Killer Whale Tales visits schools throughout the Pacific Northwest, reaching 1000’s of students with our unique blend of science and storytelling at no cost to the school. Killer Whale Tales (KWT) Kids Making a Difference Now program uses an innovative curriculum to promote environmental science education and stewardship of the Puget Sound and Salish Sea with K-5th grade students (3-4th grade is our target audience). We use orcas to spark curiosity, highlight human impacts on the environment, and empower children to lead their households in reducing their environmental footprint.
Program impactnot provided

Community programs are organized into categories known as Community School Elements. All community programs associated with Killer Whale Tales are listed below and each program may be provided at 1 or more schools. You can use the 'Show Details' buttons to learn more about each program.

Expanded Learning (1 program)

Programs that provide opportunities outside of the regular school day to practice and reinforce the skills students are learning in the classroom, to get exposure to new and different areas that may spark their interest and curiosity, and to cultivate strong social emotional skills and mindsets.