Martine goes to school every day, one day her teacher, Miss Volkner tells all of her students that they are going on an ocean voyage to see the “Sardine Run.” Martine only has five other students in her class. Martine then has a vision of when she had been younger and went into the sea and almost had drowned and saw huge scary sharks. This impacted her
This is the story of a young orca whale named Tilikum, One of the largest orcas at SeaWorld, He weighs 12,500 pounds and is about 22 feet in length. 33 years ago on November 1983 a 2 year old orca was captured in Iceland where he was named Tilikum and was approximately 13 feet long; Torn away from family and put in a cement holding tank in a Marine Zoo in Iceland the poor calf would swim in small circles and float aimlessly on the surface. Tilikum later on was transferred to SeaLand in Canada where he had to share a tank with two female orcas (Haida and Nootak) who were regularly injuring Tilikum. He was forced to do shows 8 times a day, 7 days a week; The stress and exhaustion gave him stomach Ulcers. A trainer named Keltie Byrne fell
He competed in the olympics and became famous for breaking several records. When he went off to fight in the war he never imagined his plane would be bombed and he would be forced to live on a small raft floating through the Pacific Ocean for weeks with only two other men and limited resources. On top of that, when he finally reaches land he is thrown into a Japanese prisoner of war
Jacks florida vacation They went to Florida and stayed at a house that were rented and about 20 to 30 feet away was pool that the people went to every day.One day jack tripped because he was messing around and consequently he fell in while he was playing catch with his mom. They also went to have dinner at the same place every day which doing the same thing every day. He saw a bunch of lizards and he tried to catch them all but he didn 't catch any and he also saw a couple of alligators and he went with his mom, dad, him, and 2 other people named Sid the daughter of the dad Joseph. He was there for a couple of days and he said that he had a lot of fun and at the restaurant that he went to he ordered a burger,fries and a dr. pepper and it
God told one man, Noah, to build an ark and to take two of every creature onto his ark. God allowed Noah to bring his wife, his sons and his sons wives with him on the boat. The flood lasted for forty days and forty nights. When it stopped raining, Noah and his family released a raven and three doves to see if there was any dry land to live on. As a reward for surviving the flood, Noah was granted an extended life.
I am waiting in my car for the rest of my team to arrive to training and I 'm scrolling through my phone 's camera roll. I come across a photo of my dad 's surfboat team all standing proudly, first place, on the podium. The 2017 Surf lifesaving nationals is such a vivid memory for me and I remember this weekend well… An abrupt piercing stream of light breaks on my face. Baffled by its brightness I grunt and moan for it to stop. It is my dad.
In the documentary Blackfish, two women recount the story of a Sealand trainer, Keltie Byrne, falling into a pool of orcas and ultimately paying the cost of her own life. These women and an entire crowd of people watched in horror as Tilikum, one of the orcas, pulled her to the bottom of the pool and all three of the orcas took turns tossing her around until she drowned. Since then, orcas have been viewed as dangerous and lethal. However, this is just not the case. These majestic animals are gentle and at times playful in their natural habitat.
(Years later I finally found out that he actually flung my lizard into a bush). So, I decided to throw a tantrum in the pool and everyone just stared at me in horror and my grandpa said he would only give my favorite lizard back if I stopped crying. Surprisingly, that was not the only thing that was dreadful about that day. When I finally stopped crying, I decided to poop in the pool. As soon as someone saw that, they immediately swam away.
Have you ever wondered how friendship works? Vinny and Joe-Boy are both characters in a story called “The Ravine”. They are 15 year old, best friend boys from Hawaii. They are going to a ravine to go swimming and to jump off a cliff where a boy named Butchie died two weeks and one day ago. Vinny and Joe-Boy are in many ways similar, yet are still very different.
The shark was about two feet long and weighed 45 pounds. I got my dad to take a picture of me holding the shark then after that I threw it back in the water. After I threw the shark back we decided to go back to the beach house. When we got back to the beach house we didn’t do much we just chilled out for the last night because we had to leave the next day around
A second character trait Louie shows throughout the book is determined. An example of this is when Louie, Mac, and Phil are on the raft and sharks are circling them. “He stewed all night, scowled hatefully at them all day, and decided that if the sharks were going to try to eat them, he’d try to eat them.”(126) Louie is determined and had a conviction to survive, because the sharks are trying to eat them, Louie is going to try and kill and eat them. Another example is when Louie is doing the Olympic 5,000-meter final. “With one lap to go, Louie fixed his eyes on the gleaming head of the promaded runner, far ahead.
He willing put his life at risk, because he knew that it was what needed to be done. After the 16ft boat the five people were on, capsized in a storm, John Riggs left for shore to get help, knowing that it was the only hope to save his sister, father, daughter and nephew.. He swam for five hours in cold jellyfish infested waters, having to stop and
Victor says that he will not continue creating the she-devil and that the monster must leave. The wretch does leave but before doing so he tells Victor, “I shall be with you on your wedding night” Victor thinks this means that the monster will kill him on the night of his wedding. Victor leaves the island the next day in a small boat and disposes of the she-monster’s body in the ocean. He falls asleep in the boat and wakes up the next morning far away from the shore. When he makes landfall he is apprehended by citizens because there was a murder the previous night and a man on a small boat, much like Victor’s, was seen leaving the island.