FC: Turtles By: David Campbell
1: Mrs. Lesnieski's First Grade Class 2011-2012 | Thank you to everyone who helped us with this project. We had many volunteers and peer mentors assist us. Thank you to the BR-H PTO, Dr. Bash Trust Fund, and the Bark River Lions Club for helping to fund the publishing of our books. We appreciate all of your help!
2: Turtles are cool!
3: Turtles are reptiles. Reptiles are cold-blooded and have scales. | Other reptiles are snakes and alligators.
4: They have a hard shell which they hide under for protection.
5: There are 250 different species of turtles.
6: Turtles eat plants and insects. Sea turtles eat fish and seaweed.
7: Turtles get eaten by many animals. Some of the animals that eat them are crocodiles and jaguars. | Sea turtles get eaten by sharks.
8: Turtles lay their eggs on land so their babies can breathe the air. | Box Turtle Nesting | Turtle Nest
9: Turtles lay more than 100 eggs a year.
10: A group of hatchings is called a bale. | Baby turtles are called hatchlings.
11: The biggest turtle is the leatherback sea turtle.
12: Turtles can live up to a hundred years.
13: Turtles are amazing animals!
15: Turtles are very green Under the water Really hard shell Turtles are very slow Looking for seaweed Eating the seaweed
17: Turtle Hard, slow Swimming, eating, hunting The turtle is slow Cool
18: Kinds of Species | Malayan Box Turtle | Eastern Painted Turtle | Spotted Turtle
19: Glossary bale - a group of turtles hatchling - a baby turtle reptile - cold-blooded animal with scales