This is a word document that you can edit. It is a good tool to use before or after a class excursion to your local zoo. Animals included in the book are flamingo, monkey, giraffe, giant tortoise, hippopotamus, elephant, cheetah, zebra, and gharial. The sentence strips allow you and your students add writing based on your own experiences, you can use it as a tool in your shared writing or guided writing lesson. It is also a tool you can use if you want your students to practice their handwriting.