ALBION CENTRAL SCHOOL
VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT

LEIGHTON "SLIM" JOHNSTON

ACTIVITY #2

Australia has some animals that don’t live anywhere else in the world. Select one of these animals (listed below) and fill out the following information sheet after researching the animal on the Internet.

PICK ONE OF THESE ANIMALS (many of which are found only in Australia):

ECHIDNA
EMU
WOMBAT
WALLAROO
DINGO
KANGAROO
PLATYPUS
KOALA BEAR
BANDICOOT
CASSOWARY
TASMANIAN DEVIL
QUOKKA

 

RESEARCH YOUR ANIMAL ON THE INTERNET AND FILL IN THE CHART BELOW

Animal:

 

 

Habitat (where it lives):

 

 

Lifespan (how long it lives):

 

 

Body covering:

 

 

Favorite foods:

 

 

Is it a marsupial? (Does it carry it's children/young in a body pouch?):
 
Other special features/characteristics: