EL Civics for ESL Students

Animals at the Zoo Lesson, Page 3

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Crocodile in Swamp

What kind of animal is this?

  • It is a crocodile.

  • Crocodiles have long gray-green bodies, large mouths, and short legs.

  • Crocodiles live in Africa, Asia, the Americas, and Australia.


Turtle in Pond

Is this a turtle?

  • Yes, it is.

  • Turtles have hard shells, short legs, and necks that withdraw into their shells.

  • Turtles live around the world; most turtles live near lakes, streams, and slow rivers.


Lizard on Rock

What kind of animal is this?

  • It is a lizard.

  • Lizards have long bodies, long tails, and scaly skin.

  • Lizards live around the world.

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