Animals in the World Savanna animals

 

ANIMALS IN THE WORLD

Savanna animals

Treasure Hunt for the 3rd Level, Primary Education, ESL

Magdalena Caro Ramos

February, 2006

 

 

Introduction

 

There are many animals in the world.  Some of them live in the Savanna. Let’s go on a trip and learn something about it.

 

 

Questions

 

1. What is a Savanna?

 

2. How many seasons are there in the Savanna? Describe them.

 

3. Choose the word that means Savanna:

 

Rainforest Desert Grassland Tundra

 

4. Say the name of the four continents where we can find the Savanna: (Look at the map in this web).

 

5. Complete the crossword with the names of the animals. (The solution is in the photos).

 

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6. If your crossword is OK, you’ve got the URL KEY to have fun colouring animals. [http://www.dallaszooed.com/]

 

7. Write a sentence about the following Savanna animals.

 

a. The wild dog:

 

 

 

b. The elephant:

 

 

 

c. The koala bear:

 

 

 

c. The koala bear:

 

 

 

The big question

 

Discuss all together in your class, the consequences of the following fact:

The extinction of any of the savanna species.

 

 

Resources

 

Information about the savanna

Map of the world

Savanna animals

Clues to make sentences

 

Other interesting resources:

 

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AfricanSavanna/afsavfact.cfm

http://www.dallaszooed.com/

http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/world_biomes.htm

 

 

Credits

 

Treasure hunt by Magdalena Caro Ramos in a course given by Isabel Pérez Torres. February, 2006.

 

Caza del tesoro alojada en la web del CEIP SAN WALABONSO de Niebla - Huelva

Actividades tic para Tercer Ciclo de Primaria. Área de Lengua extranjera: Inglés. Plurilingüismo.