Reindeer! {A booklet of fun and facts about reindeer}

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Jingle, jingle, click! CLICK??! Did you know that reindeer make a clicking noise when they walk? It’s caused by a tendon that rubs over a bone in their ankles!

This ‘Fun and Facts Reindeer booklet’ pack contains 15 pages of Reindeer themed activities which can be assembled into a little 30 page booklet! Perfect for supporting your reindeer unit or too use for early finishers independent activities.

Please check out the preview for a closer look at the resources in this pack!

30 page Reindeer Booklet ~ page topics include:

• Reindeers fur (Did you know Reindeer have 13,000 fine undercoat hairs per square inch? How many ‘hairs’ can you draw in one square inch?)
• Hooves (measure out the average size of a reindeers hoof and draw your own hoof print)
• A page of facts – do you know the scientific name for reindeer?
• Silly reindeer jokes!
• Reindeer true or false questions (plus answers)
• Imagine you’re on sleigh ride (drawing)
• The correct names for male, female and baby reindeer
• Reindeer word find (plus answers)
• Label the anatomy of the reindeer
• Reindeer facts in numbers (e.g. how fast can reindeer run, how long do they live)
• How to make reindeer shaped cookies using a gingerbread man cookie cutter and your favourite recipe
• Reindeer antlers – use some string to measure out how long they are and add the string to your booklet. Draw your own antlers on the reindeer
• Reindeer acrostic poem template
• Reindeer coloring sheet
• Things to think about….. Why do you think some reindeer species migrate? Why do you think they grow antlers?
• Alphabetical ordering of words (Santa’s reindeer)
• Places for adding photographs and sketches
• Reindeer play a very important role in some cultures – are reindeer special where you live?
• Lichen is reindeer’s favorite food! Can you find any to look at with a magnifying glass?
• 10 reindeer challenges (make some antlers and take a photo of yourself wearing them; do some research to find out why reindeer are so important to the people they share the land with; make up some action to match the song ‘Rudolph the red nosed reindeer’ etc.)
• Reindeer can/have/are graphic organiser
• Compare and contrast a reindeer with another large and familiar mammal

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This resource is also included as part of this great value bundle:

Winter Weather {Cool Temperatures Bundle!}.


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