This story about penguins tells the main events that take place during the lifecycle of the penguin since it comes to life till it becomes a parent. Using real life images it demonstrates how the penguin moves, what it eats, the enemies of the penguins, the lifecycle and how it cares for the baby, in addition to t struggles it has during this journey. It also shows the methods scientists use to study penguins.
The story starts with a poem that summarizes the whole issue.
Accompanying this 67 slide animated presentation is a writing activity for the kids to reflect on what they learned. They have six pages one for each of the following topics:
• Life cycle
• Baby care
• Struggles penguins face
A suggested group of answers for each question is provided.
Finally there is a coloring sheet for the students having different images of the penguin. These images show some actions mentioned in the story. Together these images make a frame inside which the poem is written. Students can color it and hang it in their rooms at home. This can be the unit gift.