Presentation on theme: "A n t a r c t i c a By: Mrs. Kristen Lanier ~Introduction~ Today we are going to learn about Antarctica. Antarctica is very cold and there are some really."— Presentation transcript:
~Introduction~ Today we are going to learn about Antarctica. Antarctica is very cold and there are some really cool animals that live there. The penguin is one kind of animal that lives there. Let’s go explore Antarctica and learn about penguins.
Antarctica Antarctica is located at the south pole. 98% of the land is covered by ice. Antarctica is a continent.
Antarctica It is the coldest continent. There are very few animals and plants that live there. Penguins are one type of animal that lives in Antarctica.
Baby Penguins Baby penguins are called chicks. Penguins hatch from eggs. Either the mom or the dad sits on the eggs to keep them warm and safe. There are some penguins that do not sit on their eggs. They cuddle them in their feet and waddle around with them.
WHERE DOES THEIR FOOD COME FROM? The mom and the dad find food for their chicks.
TYPES OF PENGUINS There are seven different kinds of penguins: 1)GentooGentoo 2)ChinstrapChinstrap 3)AdelieAdelie 4) EmperorEmperor 5)RockhopperRockhopper 6)MacaroniMacaroni 7) Little BlueLittle Blue
Closure Antarctica is such a beautiful and interesting place. Would you like to go visit.
JUST FOR FUN Q: What did the sea say to the iceberg ? A: Nothing, it just waved Q: Where do penguins go to dance? A: At the snow ball. Q: Why did the penguin cross the road ? A: To go with the floe. http://www.enchantedlearning.com/school/Antarctica/