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  • 1. DONT FALL ASLEEP! HERE IS WHERE THE FUN BEGINS!!!We need to know certain facts about several differentanimals in order for us to tell which animal makes the bestpet for our class. Lets investigate our options

2. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTINGFACTS OF BIRDSHowever, with the right type ofbird care, it is possible to helpyour bird to enjoy a long,healthy life as a member ofyour household.In this case Your classroom! For the most part, birds in captivity tend to live shorter lives than birds in the wild, due to many people neglecting to give their birds proper pet care attention. Birds Facts 3. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTINGFACTS OF MICE The best way to increase a mouses lifespan (or prevent yourself shortening it) is to: Keep your mouse out of direct draughts and sunlight Make sure the mice are in a room that is warm enough, usually the average room temperature of 21 degrees Celsius is fine. Do not expose your mice to loud noise and/or stress Do not overfeed your mice or give them too many fatty foods: as with humans and other animals, obesity puts a strain on the heart and shortens lifespan. Feed a balanced diet and supply water soluble vitamins if necessary. Always seek appropriate vet treatment at the earliest opportunity for any problems. Make regular health checks to make sure your mice are well. Make your mouses life fun! This could be with toys, other mice companions, and of course you! FactsMice 4. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTING FACTS OF BUTTERFLIESThe typical lifespan ofa butterfly is regardedas 20 to 40 days. Theminimum lifespan of abutterfly is just forthree to four days.Although themaximum regardedas life of a butterfly is12 months. Thesehad been the typical,maximum andminimum lifespan of abutterfly. Given beloware the 4 life stageswith the butterfly, andmuch more facts onlifespan of a butterfly!Butterflies Facts 5. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTINGFACTS OF FISHFishlength andlife spanwill varydependingon tankconditions. Fish facts 6. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTING FACTS OF SNAKESOften we dontFact is thatappreciate howsnakes (aslong a snakewell as othercan live when reptiles) canhoused in ideal live long,conditions. The long livespet shops and especiallybreeders rarely when youever tell us just compare it tohow much of that of othercommitment it commonreally is to care householdfor a snake pets likeover the full cats, dogs,course of its and ferrets.life. Snakes Facts 7. LIFE CYCLE, LIFE SPAN, AND INTERESTINGFACTS OF A FROGFrogs incaptivity arequite long lived(with propercare), so beprepared for along termcommitment.Average lifespans aretypically 4-15years, althoughsome have beenknown to live Facts Frogs 8. SECOND GRADE CALIFORNIA STATE STANDARDSLife Sciences 2. Plants and animals have predictable life cycles.As a basis for understanding this concept: b. Students know the sequential stages of lifecycles are different for different animals, such asbutterflies, frogs, and mice. 9. SOURCES http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/ http://www.pestworldforkids.org/guide.html http://www.kidsbutterfly.org/life-cycle http://www.fancymice.info/index.htm http://www.wildbirds.com/Home/tabid/36/Default.aspx http://www.petplace.com/ http://pet-snakes.com/ http://www.tooter4kids.com/Frogs/Frog_Index.htm