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Penguin Chick Mrs. Stortzum’s 3 rd grade
Get warm and cozy. snuggle snuggle
Baby penguins do NOT have ________ feathers. waterproof waterproof
To come out of an egg. hatch hatch
The author’s purpose for this story is to ______ how penguins live. describe describe
What is the main idea of this selection. The male and female penguin takes care of the penguin chick. The male and female penguin takes care of the penguin chick.
What is a detail that supports the main idea? 1. The father keeps the egg warm. 1. The father keeps the egg warm. 2. The mother looks for food. 2. The mother looks for food.
How many years is it before a penguin is ready to have a chick of its own? Five years Five years
What is the cause and the effect of the penguins problems? The cause is the bitter cold weather. The cause is the bitter cold weather. The effect is possible death. The effect is possible death.
What does the father penguin do in August? In your own words.
The emperor penguin holds the egg on his feet to keep it ________. warm warm
How do the parents feed the penguin chick if there is no food source nearby? They bring the food back up from their own stomachs and feed it to the chick. They bring the food back up from their own stomachs and feed it to the chick.
To smooth or arrange feathers with a beak. preen preen
A group of penguins is called a ________. creche creche
What is another good title for this story? In your own words.
Turned to ice. frozen frozen
Curls up close and comfortably. cuddles cuddles
After the egg hatches, the mother penguin leaves the ___________. rookery rookery
In August, the father penguin holds the egg on his ____. feet feet
What problems do you think all penguins face? In your own words.
The mother penguin leaves the rookery to look for ____. food food
The father penguin is _____, so he is better able to stay with the egg. fatter fatter
Strikes with a beak. pecks pecks
Penguins eat fish, _____, and krill. squid squid
What conclusion can you draw from the fact that a penguin chick in a nursery went to its parents for food? In your own words.
The father penguin keeps the eggs warm in his ________. Brood patch Brood patch
What was the setting of the story? Antarctica Antarctica
You can conclude that baby penguins can tell their ______ from other penguins. parents parents
When the egg cracked, the ______ came out. chick chick