Mrs. Vigil's Class
Annie and the Wild Animals
by Jan Brett
|Our class really enjoyed reading and discussing Annie
and the Wild Animals
by Jan Brett. After much discussion, the students decided they would like to
make a riddle page about the different animals. They then realized it might
be a good idea to do some research to find out more about them. Working in
small groups, they used a variety of sources to learn moreanimal books,
zoo magazines, posters, encyclopedias and the Internet. Each group completed a table of facts about their assigned animal.Topics chosen included the classification of animal (mammal),habitat, description, food and other.
From their table they composed clues for
the riddles. Finally they
A. Who Am I? (Anthony, Hannah, Branden, Tyler, )
1. I am a mammal.
|B. Who Am I? (Justin, Jon, Jeanice, Courtney)
1. Im a mammal
|C. Who Am I? (Jessica, Brittnee, Shane, Tatiana)
1. I am seven feet tall.
2. I do not eat other animals.
3. I weigh 1,400 pounds!
4.I have two babies at a time.
5.I live in the forests of North America.
|D. Who Am I? (Mallorie, Daniel, Kurrisa, Chris)
1. I have four legs.
2. I am kind of shy.
3. I live in the forest.
4. I have very large litters.
5. In winter my feet are padded.
|E. Who Am I? (Alex, Cybill, William, Akia)
1. I live in
|Check these sites for more info about our animals:
DEER GALLERY (pictures)