Some interesting facts about wild animals in Africa:
- A rhino has terrible eyesight. Sometimes it charges at trees, thinking they are big, scary animals!
- A giraffe can wrap its extremely long tongue around its head! It even uses its tongue to wash behind its ears!
- When two lions from the same pride meet, they rub their heads together. This shows that they are friends!
Learning Ladders Series by World Book:
The Ladders series is designed to reinforce reading skills and enlarge children’s vocabulary while introducing nonfiction topics. Each volume in this richly visual learning library includes basic lessons tied closely to such early childhood nonfiction topics as animal babies, community helpers, dinosaurs, habitats, landforms, patterns in nature, plants, trucks, weather, and many more. The spreads include introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the featured topic.