ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HABITATS


We are going to learn about a new animal. We will use both books and websites to learn about the animal. We will write our information down on a wiki page.

Pick an animal from this list to learn about.

Giant Panda
Tiger
Dolphin (Bottle-nose dolphin)


Then, find a book in the library with information about your animal. Then, fill in this graphic organizer
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Book Title
Author
Name of Publishing Company
City Where the book is published
Copyright Date






Next, use the book and one or more of the following websites to answer the questions below.

Ask Kids.com
Kids' Planet
Animal Planet
Endangered Animals
NatGeo


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QUESTION:
WRITE EACH ANSWER IN A SENTENCE IN THE BOXES BELOW:
1
What is the name of your animal?

2
Describe your animal.
How big is it?
How much does it weigh?
What color is it?
Does it have fur, feathers, or scales?

3
How does it move?
Does it run, jump, fly, swim, hop?

4
Where does your animal live?

5
What does this animal eat?
Is it a predator or prey? Or both?
(A predator hunts and eats other animals. An animal that is hunted and eaten is called prey.)

6
What is its lifespan? How long does your animal live?

7
Is your animal endangered? (An endangered animal is a kind of animal that has only a few of them left. If all of that type of animal dies, then that type of animal becomes extinct.

8
What other interesting facts have you learned?


Now, you can make a book about your animal. See your teacher for directions.