Did you know that Australia is home to the only two species of egg-laying mammals or that the world's 2nd-largest bird has a giant fingernail on its head? Children will enjoy the photographs while learning fun facts about some of the most unusual animals on earth. This updated set includes the following resources:
-3-part matching cards for the blue-tongued skink, dingo, wombat, Tasmanian devil, fairy penguin, frilled lizard, Gouldian finch, cassowary, echidna, flying fox bat, duck-billed platypus, kookaburra, greater bilby, and box jellyfish;
-Gouldian finch, from the Birds of the World series;
-11 x 17 inch poster;
-Poster close-reading study guide, and
-Reading Detective activity.
Technical info: The resources are in PDF format, with high-resolution images in a minimum of 300 dpi.