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1 Mrs. Dess’ 2nd Grade Students present… A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE A Slideshow of Facts About Animals
2 Muskox By: Meg Aubry They are very hairy but very clean The muskox is nice not meanThey are very hairy but very cleanIt sheds its hair when it gets warmIt sleeps in herds of 20
3 Arctic Hare by Ashton Leverets are born in den. In the ground they look like rocks.Fights by boxing with its paws.Stands upright to look for danger.
4 The Caribou by DominicIn the winter, caribou bury their food in the snowIn the summer caribou live far up north on the tundra
5 Polar Bear By Mouhannad Known to swim 60 milesUsually hunt and live aloneGive birth to two cubsEat seals, walruses , and fishPolar Bear By Mouhannad
6 Walruses by Maddy Can stay under water for 10 minutes Weigh 1 to 2 tonsIf they are very hungry they eat seals
7 Adelie Penguins by: Julia Govostes Melt snow on their tongues for waterLive up to 20 twenty yearsLive in AntarcticaBreed farther north
8 African Penguins by Matthew Eat fish and krillEggs hatch in 40 daysTwo babies at a timeLive off southern cost.
9 Sea Otters by:Caroline.H. Are not picky eatersIn the weasel familyTiniest marine mammalHas ear and nose holes that close in waterEat one fifth their body weightLive up to 20 yearsBig Males can weigh up to 100 pounds
10 Emperor Penguin By Avery They are bluish-black on their back and their wings.They can stay under water for 20 min.They eat fish, krill, and plants .
11 King penguin by: Daniel Can hold their breath under water for 3 minutesEat squid and other small sea animalsLays 1 egg every 2 or 3 yearsRaising a penguin chick usually takes 10 to 13 monthsKing penguin by: Daniel
12 Arctic Fox By:Zachary lima Arctic foxes use their tail as blankets.The arctic fox’s winter coat is white.From their head to their body is inches long.
13 Arctic Tern by: Caroline M. Females and males look the same.Arctic Terns are sea birds.They have red beaks, black heads, and gray bodies.
14 Puffin by Nathan They swim underwater. Eat small fish. They live near Greenland.
15 Snowy Owls by Kate Their feathers cover their whole body. Some mate for life.The Snowy owl controls the rodent population.
16 Lemmings By: Kavya Can have 50 babies a year Live up to 2 yearsCan have 50 babies a yearCan change color from grayish brown to whiteCan have babies when they are only a few weeks old
17 Beluga Whale by Jack They have rounded fins Change color when they get olderSwim together once in whileCan find family by color
18 Wolverine by Luc Jumps on prey’s back to kill it. Hunted for its fur. Digs burrow for its babies.Wolverine by Luc
19 Narwhal by Reece They have a tooth that grows out of its mouth. They eat squid and flat fish.They stay close to their mother.
20 Albatrosses By: Jordan Schwartz Spread its wing up to 111/2 feet.Follows a ship for days but is seldom seen sleeping.They are rarely seen on land.They spend better part of life on the wing, gliding and circling the Southern Ocean.
21 Killer Whale by:Rebecca Catch prey with sharp teethBaby Killer called CalvesLike oceans by polar areasone baby at a time.
22 Harp Seals by Jillian Parents can be 285 pounds Pointed teeth CarnivoresCan be 5.5 feet longParents can find there babies from smell