Tiny Heroes of the Waves
Story Characters - Advantage Format

Shrimp                                                                         3% of story
Stage 2 - Beginning Reader

I am very little. I talk with a high, little voice. I like to have fun with my friends. I like to play tag. My friends are nice to me. They take me to great places.

Shark 2                                                                          4% of story
Stage 2 - Beginning Reader

Did you hear what my friend said? Stay out of our way. We are big, strong sharks. We are better than any little fish.

Aqua                                                                                    5% of story
Stage 3 - Transitional Reader

I am a small blue fish with very bright blue dots. I have a lot of energy and love to see new places. My friends and I like to travel together. Sometimes we find very beautiful things. I wish I could take all those pretty things home with me.

Shark 1                                                                             10% of story
Stage 3 - Transitional Reader

I am a powerful shark! I have a mouth full of teeth, so watch out! Everybody should just stay out of my way. I think that I am the king of the ocean. I should be able to do anything I want.

 

Dimitrio                                             15% of story
Stage 5 - Advanced Reader

I am a Brazilian-Italian sea slug with a luxuriously silky spotted skin. I simply adore the drama of life: the mystery, the intrigue, the emotion! I live for adventure and discovery. Along with my absolutely excellent group of friends, I explore the ocean in all its grandeur. There is nothing as exhilarating as the discovery of hitherto unforeseen treasures in the company of one's closest friends.

Jellyfish                                              5% of story
Stage 5 - Advanced Reader

We can be very dangerous when other creatures wander into our territory, but we never chase after or attack others. We are very fair and like to see justice prevail. In general, we just stick to ourselves, satisfied to stay in our own floating colony. However, if a grave injustice were to take place, we would do what we could to stop it.

Narrator                                                                              36% of story
Stage 5 - Advanced Reader

As the narrator, I am the master storyteller! It's up to me to keep the story alive and interesting with each exciting detail. So, I must read everything with expression and excitement!