We have been finding out about different animals, where they live and there habitats.
What can you remember about the animals?
All About Polar Bears for Kids: Polar Bears for Children - FreeSchool
Polar bears are classified as marine mammals (just like seals, whales, and dolphins) because they spend so much time out on the sea ice and depend on the ocean to live. Of course, unlike whales, polar bears can walk and even run on land.
When Henry came to visit
We were very lucky that Miss Elkin brought in her pet pygmy hedgehog Henry.
Tigers for Kids: Learn All About Tigers - FreeSchool
Tigers have been voted the world's favorite animal. The largest species of feline on earth, these black and orange striped big cats are amazing hunters. Unfortunately, they are endangered due to hunting by humans and habitat loss. Learn more about these cool creatures in this kid-friendly video!
All About Pandas for Kids - FreeSchool
Pandas are one of the world's favorite animals! They're black and white and furry all over, and as of 2016 they're off the endangered species list. Pandas are bears (yes, they really are bears and not members of the raccoon family) but unlike other bears, they mostly eat plants - bamboo to be precise.