3African Elephants live in Africa and Asia. Elephants live in grasslands, forests, marshes, scrub, and some deserts.
4African Elephants eat plants, bark, roots, and fruit African Elephants eat plants, bark, roots, and fruit. They make a sound calledrumbling. Elephants live in groups called herds. Elephants are brown and gray.They only have 3 toenails on their hind legs and 5 nails on their front legs.Their ears are shaped like Africa. They have gray or brown wrinkled skin.
5Elephants walk with their feet like us Elephants walk with their feet like us. When the seasons change they huddlewith their herd. People kill the Elephants for their tusks.
6Like us elephants start as babies but go straight to young adults then become adults. Elephants spray water to keep cool. They have a four foot long tail.Elephants make pathways though the environment that are used by other animals toaccess areas normally out of reach.
9The giraffe lives in African grasslands and the Sahara Desert.
10A giraffe eats leaves from trees A giraffe eats leaves from trees. It makes a silent sound that humans can’t hear.A giraffe is not a pet. A giraffe is brown and white. It’s very tall andgrows up to 19 feet tall. It weighs up to 2,800 pounds.
11My animal moves by using it’s legs. It has four. It does not hibernate My animal moves by using it’s legs. It has four. It does not hibernate. People are taking their land and this has caused adecrease in their numbers.
12It starts as a baby then becomes a teenager. Then it is a grown up. I found that they eat with their tongues.Their front legs are longer than their back legs.
17Pumas have powerful bodies. They are good at climbing trees Pumas have powerful bodies. They are good at climbing trees. They are wild cats.They are good at jumping. They are cousin to the cat. It has keen eyesight and grow to 3 feet in height. Color is gray and brown. They like to eat deer and meat.It has a small head. My animal makes a “grrrr” sound. It lives in a family called a herd. It has blue eyes and a pink nose.
18First the mom has the baby After thatthe mom dies and it goes all overagain.
19First, the mom has the baby and after she has the baby the baby grows up to be a grownup like it’s mother and it goes all over again. Pumas have powerfulbodies and they are cousins to the cat and mountain lion.
20SourcesPumas – Lone Hunters by Amelie von Zumbusch
22Arctic foxes live in Alaska or the North Pole Arctic foxes live in Alaska or the North Pole. That means they live in North America. They live in the tundra where trees do not grow.
23Arctic foxes eat lemmings, fish, dead animals and birds. Their mating call is howling like this: “Aaaaaaooooowww”.They live in family groups and the mom is called the vixen. They are all white. They have short little white ears. You think they have pointy ears but they actually have curved and short ears. They have curved, sharp claws and they have sharp teeth.
24Arctic foxes move on 4 legs. They are nocturnal except in Arctic summer. They used to be hunted for their fur but now it’s illegal.
25Female Arctic Foxes start out as babies Female Arctic Foxes start out as babies. Then they grow up and they look like their mom. Then they have babies. Then when the babies grow up, they have babies and their mom dies. Males have the same cycle, but they don’t have babies.Arctic foxes are mammals. When they hunt (sometimes) they follow apolar bear and when the polar bear leaves, the Arctic Fox comes in and eats the carcass that was left.
28The Bald Eagle lives in North America, mostly in Alaska, Canada, Florida and California. They live near the coastlines, rivers, lakes,wet prairies and coastal pine lands.When the bald eagle is searching for food, it dives for its food.It goes over 100 miles per hour.
29The bald eagle mostly eats fish and some small mammals like birds and reptiles. When the bald eagle is searching for food it dives for it. It goes over 100 miles perhour. They make a sound like a caw. It has a black body with awhite tail and yellow beak.
30The bald eagle moves around with its wings and with its feet The bald eagle moves around with its wings and with its feet. The bald eagle doesnot hibernate or migrate. The bald eagle is the symbol of the United States of America.
31The life cycle of a bald eagle is: it starts as an egg. Then the egg hatches and the baby is born and in a few years it is fully grown.
34Bengal Tigers live across the continent of Asia. They live in tropical jungles, brush, marshlands andtall grasslands.
35The Bengal Tiger is a carnivore. It eats meat, deer and pigs The Bengal Tiger is a carnivore. It eats meat, deer and pigs. It also eatsantelopes, elephants, cattle and buffalo.
36It walks on four legs. They do not hibernate. Tigers have A long tail. They are orange with black stripes and someare white. These white tigers are very rare. They can growto 9 to 10 feet long and weigh up to 300 pounds!
37The mother gives birth to 3 or 4 babies at a time. They stay with their mother for over a year. She protects them from adult maletigers, who sometimes kills cubs.Bengal tigers like water and are strong swimmers. Every tigerhas their own set of stripes.
46Blue whales live in all oceans except shallow water and waters close to land. They stay in the same oceans.
47Blue whales eat krill and small fish. It makes deep rumbling sounds. Blue whales live in groups of two or three called pods. Their color is grayish blueand it is very big.
48Blue Whales swim to get around in the sea Blue Whales swim to get around in the sea. In the Fall, Blue Whales migrate south. Long ago people hunted whales for oil.
49First Blue Whales are born alive First Blue Whales are born alive. Then they become a calf and drink their mom’s milk.Then they grow up. Blue Whales have two blow holes. Blue Whales are the loudestanimals on earth.
50Blue Whale By Rod Theodorou SourcesBlue Whale By Rod Theodorou
52Cheetahs live in Africa. They live on the savannas which are a flat, grassy plains.
53Female Cheetahs are about 6 feet long. Male Cheetahs are 7 feet long Female Cheetahs are about 6 feet long. Male Cheetahs are 7 feet long. They are meat eaters. They eat animals such as birds, rabbits, impalas and other small animals.
58A leatherback sea turtle’s habitats are waters, bays, lagoons, and the open oceans.
59A leatherback sea turtle eats jellyfish A leatherback sea turtle eats jellyfish. When a newborn leatherback hatches, itsfirst year is called the lonely year. Aleatherback sea turtle looks like a sea turtlewith a leather back instead of a hard back.
60A leatherback sea turtle usually swims to move A leatherback sea turtle usually swims to move. A leatherback sea turtle migrates inthe water. A leatherback sea turtle bites people when its laying its babies.
61The life cycle of a leatherback sea turtle first happens as a hatchling, then turns into a juvenile leatherback. When it’s 3 to 5 years old, then it turns into an adultleatherback sea turtle when it’s 12 to 20 years old. A leatherback sea turtle can liveup to 80 years old and a female leatherback can lay 50 to 200 eggs.
70Polar bears live in Antarctica. They live in Canada and Alaska Polar bears live in Antarctica. They live in Canada and Alaska. Polar bears live inthe most cold places in the Southern Hemisphere. Polar bears live near theArctic Ocean. They live in a den underground. The den is 40 degrees warmerthan the outside. Polar bears live in very, very cold places. Polar bears lovethe cold. Polar bears live in very different seasons. It might even be Summerand it’s still snowing or be 20 degrees. They can handle big snowstormsand strong currents. The polar bear can handle big storms.
71Polar bears eat seals, kelp, eggs, walruses, narwhales and fish Polar bears eat seals, kelp, eggs, walruses, narwhales and fish. Polar bearsdo not make any noises. They live with the mom, the dad, and baby cubs.The way they live does not have a name. It’s fur color is clear. They have padson their feet. Polar bears have a leathery nose, a furry coat, and a beady pair ofeyes and a foot full of shiny, black claws. The polar bear has black fur underneaththe layer of clear fur.
72Polar bears walk and run on all four legs Polar bears walk and run on all four legs. They do not migrate; they hibernate. We usethem for clothing, blankets, pillowcases, chair covers, and a long time ago we usedthem as food.
73The polar bear’s life cycle is: birth in the den in Spring, then in March or April the babies are ready to get out of the den. They stay with their mother for two years. Then theolder bears die. Then after a few years the new mothers have a baby or two.Polar bears babies are usually twins.
74Polar Bears by Molly Kolpin SourcesPolar Bears by Molly Kolpin
75The Eastern Cottontail Rabbit By Mikayla Robinson
76The Eastern Cottontail rabbit lives in the United States. They live in brushy places, fields, woods and farmlands.
77Rabbits eat weeds, berries, fruits and vegetables. They have big eyes, big ears and brown fur. They have longwhiskers.
78Rabbits can hop.Some change color in the winter.They can be pets.
79The rabbit lives for about a year. This rabbit has a white spot on its forehead.
80SourcesRabbits, Squirrels, and Chipmunks by Mel Boring
82My animal eats krill and meat. It does not make a sound My animal eats krill and meat. It does not make a sound. It does live in a family group. It has a black mask and a ringed tail. They have white fur around their pointed nose.
83The raccoon lives in North and South America. They live in holes and trees and in marshes, forests, prairies, cities and suburbs.
84My animal walks to get around. A raccoon grows a winter coat My animal walks to get around. A raccoon grows a winter coat. It does not hibernate or migrate. They scratch people if people bother them. Sometimes raccoons get into peoples’s trashcans and old buildings.
85The mama raccoon has a baby then the baby grows. Then it grows up The mama raccoon has a baby then the baby grows. Then it grows up. My most interesting fact is raccoons have “glow in the dark” eyes.
88Red foxes live in thick forests, grassy meadows, beaches, shorelines, woodlands, prairies, grasslands, ponds, and rivers and streams. They mostly live around grassy areas. It has a white-tipped tail. They are omnivores. It is red. It has black feet and black-tipped, triangular ears. It has large ears. Male foxes, called dogs, grow up to be 27 inches. It has four legs. A male fox is called a reynard.
89They eat insects, seeds, and fruits. They hunt mice, rabbits, and frogs. They also eat mice, eggs, birds, worms, amphibians, grass, berries, and nuts.It mostly hunts alone. They are omnivores.
90They are hunted for their soft fur. They have four legs. They can walk and run.
91A female fox is called a vixen. Foxes are actually very clever mammals A female fox is called a vixen. Foxes are actually very clever mammals. A baby fox is called a kit. It goes over it’s own tracks to confuse enemies. They are nocturnal.
92Sources Foxes by Adele Richardson www.enature.com
94The snow leopard lives in Asia. They live in steep and rocky habitats The snow leopard lives in Asia. They live in steep and rocky habitats. They live in countries like Afghanistan, China, India, and Mongolia.
95Snow leopards eat wild deer, wild sheep, goats, and sometimes birds and rabbits.
96They live by theirselves except when they have babies. They are gray with black rings.
97Snow leopards move on four legs. They are nocturnal.
98Snow leopards call sounds like a raspy cough, not a roar Snow leopards call sounds like a raspy cough, not a roar. Snow leopards in zoos might live as long as nineteen years. They are able to jump 50 feet high so that they can look for food. When they are babies they are protected by their mother and when they grow up they live by themselves.
99Sources:Snow Leopards and Their Babies by Marianne Johnston
101The great white shark lives in every ocean The great white shark lives in every ocean. It lives near the top of the ocean.
102The great white eats turtles, stingrays, seals, penguins, and other sharks! The great white sometimes eat humans because it thinks they are seals. Italso eats small whales! The great white does not chew.The great white shark does not make a sound .It lives by its self. The great white has a gray to blue-gray top and whitebelly. It can grow up to 20 feet and has sharp teeth.
103The great white migrates around the world The great white migrates around the world. The great white may eat people becausethey are where the great white migrates. People hunt the great white for two reasons:1 – to eat, 2 - to catch for sport.
104First, the great white is born First, the great white is born. If the baby shark does not swim away, the mom willeat the baby! When the shark is a teenager it’s as big as a teenager! When itbecomes an adult, it’s 20 feet long. That’s as tall as your dad!
105SourcesGreat White Sharks Up Close by Carmen Bredson