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1 Use your Fact Files to circle the correct lion facts. Which food would the lion rather eat? About how many years does a lion live? GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 001 Which lion would typically go out hunting? Which lion would stay to protect the family? Lions live in groups called: neighborhoods prides parties crews Circle the number of babies a lion usually has. SKILL: LEARN LION FACTS

2 There are many different kinds of mammals. Elephants, humans, dogs, and cats are all mammals. Mammals give birth to their babies and give milk to them. Circle the animals on this page that are mammals. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 002 SKILL: IDENTIFY MAMMALS

3 Find the following mammals in the word find puzzle below. cat dog lion giraffe kangaroo koala zebra elephant human tiger dolphin camel t c r q d g i r a f f e p a n m o c a l k v w x e t k l l d k c a m e l l g h j p f c j n j k n e c e f h g i d g a h i p a b d i d e h a z f g h u m a n o g f r y c e a r s t i g e r o u b d n u v w y i h k o a l a t l i o n z e b r a s t GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 003 SKILL: IDENTIFY MAMMALS The largest land mammal is the.

4 To which group classification does each of the following belong? (circle it) Color the animals. mammal bird mammal bird mammal bird GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCEE 004 mammal bird mammal bird mammal bird SKILL: IDENTIFY MAMMALS AND BIRDS mammal bird mammal bird mammal bird

5 Help the zookeeper decide which animals get which kind of food. Draw a line from the food to the animal. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 005 SKILL: IDENTIFY HERBIVORES, CARNIVORES, OMNIVORES

6 Pick each animal s special feature from the list and write it under the animal s picture. mane trunk pouch hump feathers horns GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 006 SKILL: LEARN ANIMAL FACTS

7 Use your Panda Fact File to fill in the blanks below: Pandas are found in the mountains of s o u t h w e s t China. Pandas like to eat, as well as meat. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 007 They weigh about 250. Pandas belong to the group. Most pandas are about 5 tall. They spend most of their time. Now fill in the missing letters from the boxes above to solve the final question. There aren t many pandas left, they are e ng r d. SKILL: LEARN PANDA FACTS

8 Use your African Elephant Fact File to fill in the blanks. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE Elephants are classified in the group. 2. Elephants are about meters (13 feet) tall. 3. Where do these elephants naturally live? 4. A normal lifespan for an elephant is about years. Draw an elephant: SKILL: LEARN ELEPHANT FACTS

9 Use your Zebra Fact File to answer the following. 1. Which of these is a relative of the zebra? 2. Which of these lives longer than a zebra? GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE Zebras naturally live in: (circle one) Africa Asia Australia 4. Zebras are fast slow and have good poor hearing. 5. A zebra can see a long way with its weak sharp eyes. 6. No two zebras have the same. SKILL: LEARN ZEBRA FACTS

10 Use your Koala Fact File to fill in the correct answers. 1. Koalas leaves. 2. A on the mother Koala s belly is used to a baby koala. 3. is where Koalas naturally live. 4. Mom s pouch keeps baby safe is a normal life span for a Koala. 6. is their order classification. 7. Koalas spend most of their time in. 8. Koalas do not like to be on the. 9. Leaves and are their favorite food. If you answered all correctly, you will have spelled out the Koalas favorite type of leaf to eat! Write the letters from the boxes here: GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 010 SKILL: LEARN KOALA FACTS

11 Use your Gorilla Fact File. Label the following pictures. height: meters male height: meters female GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 011 weight: kg weight: kg Circle the correct answer. 1. Who is larger? male or female 2. Gorillas eat: plants or meat 3. Gorillas are: fierce or peaceful and gentle 4. Gorillas live about: 20 years or 50 years 5. What group do gorillas belong in? mammal or reptile SKILL: LEARN GORILLA FACTS

12 Find the following words about the giraffe in the letters below. mammal herbivore plants Africa tallest yrs herbivores 3,000 2,000 a f r i c a b j p z m k o d r c f j m r l t l o s m e i t g p q x k u n p e d k l h i h e r b i v o r e s t u n o r w z m o j k a y a c f g d e h i n x y g q r s v w t a l l e s t m b c d e a b h c d i q a v r s w g p l a n t s f g d b a w v q p l k u y n i w c d e y t o m e d z l b c f g x v n s p m a m m a l 1. Giraffes live about years. 2. Eating plants and leaves, they are. 3. Male giraffes are about pounds and female giraffes are about pounds. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 012 SKILL: LEARN GIRAFFE FACTS

13 Draw a picture of this animal s natural home. Choose the items from below and draw them behind him. Trace the name. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 013 Red Kangaroo SKILL: LEARN KANGAROO FACTS

14 Circle the correct facts about the penguin. Penguins cannot (fly, swim), but they are great (swimmers, runners). They like to eat (plants, meat) so they are (carnivores, herbivores). Penguins use their (beaks, wings) as paddles and their webbed (feathers, feet) to move fast through the (grass, water). Penguins live in: GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 014 Antarctica SKILL: LEARN PENGUIN FACTS

15 Connect the dots to show what happens first, next, next, and last. Then number the pictures 1-4. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 015 SKILL: COMPREHENSION

16 Color the zoo animals that are mammals. SKILL: IDENTIFY MAMMALS GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE

17 Connect the zoo animal to its food. SKILL: IDENTIFY ANIMAL FACTS GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE

18 Draw a line from the animal to where it likes to play. SKILL: LEARN ANIMAL FACTS GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 018

19 Write one important fact about each of the following zoo animals. 1. California sea lion 2. Lion Great swimmers GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE Dolphin 4. Elephant 5. Flamingo 6. Walrus SKILL: LEARN ANIMAL FACTS

20 The Fact Files feature two groups of zoo animals: birds and mammals. GRADE ONE ZOO ANIMALS SCIENCE 020 Write some differences between a bird and a mammal. bird mammal yes wings? feathers? hair? no SKILL: COMPREHENSION READING AND WRITING MAMMAL/BIRD FACTS bear live young?

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