Last week you learnt about African elephants and reports. Your challenge this week is to write a report about a different African animal. There are some facts and websites you can use below.
We are learning more about elephants this week. There is lots of interesting information below to help you learn all about elephants. Remember to Friends, Fred, Read if you get to any words you find tricky.
FRIENDS - spot the special friends
FRED - Fredtalk the word
READ - Read the word
Read it with a grown-up two or three times. This will really help you to understand all the fantastic facts you are going to find out.
Now use all the fantastic facts you have learned to write some sentences about elephants. You can use a table like this if you like...
All animals have needs, just like humans.
The five basic needs of all animals are sunlight, water, air, food and habitat.
Using the websites below, find out about an animal's needs. This could be an animal that you know well; a pet or a friendly garden snail. Or you could try something completely different. Perhaps you want to find out exactly how much an African elephant eats?
Find out what your animal eats, or its prey.
Find out where your animal finds shelter or what it uses to protect himself.
Find out where it lives to breathe oxygen.
Find out how your animal gets the water it needs to survive.
You could use the table as a guide if you like.