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1 edition of Abigail the whale found in the catalog.

Abigail the whale

Davide Calì

Abigail the whale

by Davide Calì

  • 91 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Owlkids Books in Toronto, ON .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-confidence,
  • Overweight children,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Swimming,
  • Self-actualization (Psychology),
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Teased by the other girls in her swimming class, a plus-sized, insecure girl is counseled by her swimming teacher to change how she sees herself through a visualization technique that helps her to feel more confident and self-accepting.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; [translated by Karen Li]
    ContributionsLi, Karen, translator, Bougaeva, Sonja, 1975- ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26927006M
    ISBN 101771471980
    ISBN 109781771471985

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Abigail the whale by Davide Calì Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book" Abigail the Whale is great to read with lower elementary students to reinforce the anti-bullying that goes on in the school system today. Awesome job to her coach giving her that positive self talk/thinking can change perspective and help us 4/5.

Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: “Abigail’s a whale!” Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls. She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigail’s swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see /5(13).

In this book, Abigail finds out that her classmates are calling her a whale because of how good of a swimmer she could be. Abigail reminds me of, well, me. Being larger in frame makes it hard, sometimes, to trust in ourselves and others. As the book opens, Abigail walks, head down, toward a group of jeering, thin, white children.

“Abigail always tried to be last in line, because she knew that when she dived in, she would make an enormous wave, and everyone would shout, 'ABIGAIL IS Brand: Owlkids Books. This video is unavailable.

Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue. This picture book supports social/emotional learning and serves as a perfect jumping-off point for topics like bullying, empathy, confidence, and creative problem solving.

The book, Abigail the Whale [Bulk, Wholesale, Quantity] ISBN# in Hardcover by Davide Cali may be ordered in bulk quantities. Minimum starts at 25 copies. Abigale the Happy Whale finds a clever solution to stop pollution in this funny story from Hollywood writer and Abigail the whale book Peter Farrelly and illustrator Jamie Rama.

Features:Read Aloud functionality [where available] Book Description: Abigale is a happy whale who wants to find out why her friends under the sea are : Peter Farrelly.

I'm pairing this book with One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul because it discuses pollution and Abigale the Happy Whale is about a whale that has a plan to fight pollution. The genre is fiction and children's literature.

The grade level for this book is Pre-k and kindergarten/5. Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: “Abigail’s a whale!” Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls.

She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigail’s swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see ourselves. He offers a creative. "Abigail the Whale" is unreservedly recommended for family, elementary school, and community library picture books for young readers." - Midwest Book Review "Cali teaches a lesson with a drop of fun that will leave all children (and adults) wiser and smiling.

Abigale the Happy Whale finds a clever solution to stop pollution in this funny story from Hollywood writer and director Peter Farrelly and illustrator Jamie Rama.

Features:Read Aloud functionality [where available] Book Description: Abigale is a happy whale who wants to find out why her friends under the sea are : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: Abigail's a whale.

Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls. She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigails swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see ourselves. Abigail the Whale by Davide Cali, Sonja Bougaeva (Illustrations) is a cute story about a girl that is a bit heavy and learning to deal with her body image.

It is full of wonderful illustrations that really make the book POP. A adorable book and concept. Thanks NetGalley for suggesting this book. Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: "Abigail's a whale!" Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls.

She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigail's swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see ourselves.3/5(2). Abigail dreads swimming lessons because all the kids yell, "Abigail is a whale", when she jumps into the pool. But when her swimming teacher suggests that she needs to think light in order to swim well, things begin to turn around.

And soon Abigail starts thinking about a lot of things. Abigale the Happy Whale Peter Farrelly Illustrated by Jamie Rama Picture Book Ages 6 to 8 Little Brown,Abigale is a humpback whale who is swimming with the rest of her pod off the coast of California.

The other whales are very glum but Abigale is cheerful and enjoying herself. Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: "Abigail's a whale!" Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls.

She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigail's swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see ourselves.4/5(). Adults looking for a children’s book that has a story with a beginning, middle, and end, along with witty dialogue and illustrations that will cause even the grumpiest child to smile, will be incredibly pleased with Abigale the Happy Peter Farrelly, known for co-writing such adult comedies as Dumb and Dumber, There’s Something About Mary and Stuck on You, has penned a children.

In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read. Abigail the Whale (Book): Calì, Davide: Abigail dreads swimming lessons. Every time she dives into the pool, she makes a big splash, and all the girls in her class shout: Abigail's a whale.

Abigail can see that she is larger than the other girls. She feels huge, heavy, and out of place. Abigail's swimming teacher takes her aside and points out: we can change how we see ourselves.

This piece for young audiences originates from the eponymous book by Davide Calì and Sonja Bougaeva. It tells the endearing story of young Abigail, who is handicapped by her body.

Her weight and figure are the subject of cruel remarks from the girls in her class. This social attitude is enforced by the brutal language of children.Abigail the Whale: Davide Cali, Sonja Bougaeva: Books - Skip to main content.

Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store 5/5(1).Abigail the Whale would be a useful book to address the issues of self-esteem, acceptance and bullying.

Cali teaches a lesson with a drop of fun that will leave all .