FC: Kangaroo Fun Facts By:Alyssa Lara
1: With very good sense of smell,hearing,and eyesight helps Kangaroos get away from danger. | Australians nick named kangaroos roos.
2: Their long thick tail helps them balance when they hop and support them when they sit up,and their tongue is also very useful too it helps them cool down by licking it's own skin . | The Kangaroo's body parts are very useful like their legs help them hop,the Kangaroo's enormous ears help them detect the quietest of sounds.
3: The life circle of kangaroos is a very strange order but I'll tell you.When a baby joey is born (a baby kangaroo) it is very pink and almost the size of your thumb or smaller.It is then put into it's mother's pouch.To drink it's milk so it can grow up and become a very furry kangaroo.
4: Life on the grasslands is pretty easy for the kangaroo with a body built for hopping,they can bounce and bounce for hours. With a tail that thick it helps the kangaroo turn and keep it's balance. with spring like legs the kangaroo can smoothly move from one hop to another.
5: When a kangaroo is on land it has to put it's legs together because they can't walk like we do.To walk slowly the kangaroo balances on it's front feet and it's tail.Then it swings it's back legs forward this is called crawl walking.