Recommended Grades: 3-5
Jacques was born and raised in France. As a young boy, he fell in love with the sea. He longed to become a manfish. This is a beautiful biography of Jacques Cousteau
Inquiry Ideas Mentor Text: Read aloud Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau to help students develop ideas for inquiry studies. In the book, Jacques wonders about the ocean as a child and begins to develop his own resources as a result of his inquiries. After reading aloud, discuss what Jacques wondered about and what he did to develop answers to his wonders. Provide time for students to develop a list of wonders in their Wonder Notebooks.
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