FC: Lions By: Destan Martin
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: Lions have cute little cubs.
3: Lions are mammals. | Other mammals are cats, wolves, and bears.
4: There are seven different species of lions.
5: Lions are the only cats that live in groups. Groups of lions are called prides. | Male lions have hair around their heads called a mane.
6: Lions eat meat. They are called carnivores. | Female lions or lionesses do most of the hunting.
7: Lions have almost no predators. | Old, sick lions can be killed by hyenas. Young lions can also be killed by hyenas and leopards.
8: Young lions do not hunt until they are about a year old.
9: Female lions give birth to a litter of usually two cubs.
10: Female cubs stay with their group as they age.
11: Young males leave their pride and take over another group.
12: Lions live about 15 years in the wild.
13: Lions are awesome!
15: Little tiny cubs In a cave On the prowl Never backs down
17: Lion Big, tough Running, growling, scaring Lions are at zoos Cub
18: Different Species | Barbary Lions | Cape Lion | African Lion
19: Glossary carnivore - animal that eats mainly meat cub - young lion mammal - animal that gives birth to live young predator - animal that attacks another animal pride - group of lions