Porcupines :  By: Shirley
Appearance <ul><li>They weigh up to 18 kg. </li></ul><ul><li>They can get as big as one meter long. </li></ul>
Range of porcupines. Porcupines live in North America.
Appearance <ul><li>Porcupines live four to ten years. </li></ul><ul><li>They’re part of the rodent family. </li></ul>
Appearance <ul><li>They have quills everywhere except their face and legs. </li></ul><ul><li>They have a smooth undercoat....
Habitat <ul><li>Dangerous things can happen like forest fires ,and they can die in them. </li></ul><ul><li>They die on the...
Habitat <ul><li>They spend lots of time in trees. </li></ul><ul><li>They live in a den and sometimes share a den. </li></ul>
Diet  <ul><li>They eat bark. </li></ul><ul><li>They are herbivores. </li></ul><ul><li>They chew noisily and they chew bone...
Diet <ul><li>They eat plants. </li></ul><ul><li>They are herbivores. </li></ul>
Predators <ul><li>If a red fox, dog, wolves, cougars, and bears try to hurt them they’ll use their quills. </li></ul><ul><...
Predators <ul><li>If dogs try hurting a porcupine the porcupine puts it’s quills up at them. </li></ul>
Offspring <ul><li>Their quills are hidden with hair. </li></ul><ul><li>They are born with soft quills. </li></ul>
Offspring <ul><li>In spring babies are born with teeth and are born in a rock pile or a log stump. </li></ul><ul><li>They ...
Adaptations <ul><li>They have a good sense of smell and use their tail as a weapon. </li></ul><ul><li>They have a muscular...
Adaptations <ul><li>They use their claws for digging. </li></ul><ul><li>They use their claws for feeding. </li></ul>
Adaptations <ul><li>They have long curved claws.  </li></ul>
Special  Characteristics <ul><li>They can have about 30 000 quills. </li></ul><ul><li>Their quills can be eight centimeter...
Special Characteristics <ul><li>Their quills are filled with air. </li></ul><ul><li>Their quills help them float in the wa...
Summary <ul><li>They use their quills to protect themselves. </li></ul><ul><li>They are amazing animals and live in Canada...
Summary <ul><li>They move very slowly. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s all the things I learned about porcupines. </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Porcupines : By: Shirley
  2. 2. Appearance <ul><li>They weigh up to 18 kg. </li></ul><ul><li>They can get as big as one meter long. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Range of porcupines. Porcupines live in North America.
  4. 4. Appearance <ul><li>Porcupines live four to ten years. </li></ul><ul><li>They’re part of the rodent family. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Appearance <ul><li>They have quills everywhere except their face and legs. </li></ul><ul><li>They have a smooth undercoat. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Habitat <ul><li>Dangerous things can happen like forest fires ,and they can die in them. </li></ul><ul><li>They die on the road by cars. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Habitat <ul><li>They spend lots of time in trees. </li></ul><ul><li>They live in a den and sometimes share a den. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Diet <ul><li>They eat bark. </li></ul><ul><li>They are herbivores. </li></ul><ul><li>They chew noisily and they chew bones and old antlers. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Diet <ul><li>They eat plants. </li></ul><ul><li>They are herbivores. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Predators <ul><li>If a red fox, dog, wolves, cougars, and bears try to hurt them they’ll use their quills. </li></ul><ul><li>They hide in dark places that are shady to hide from predators. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Predators <ul><li>If dogs try hurting a porcupine the porcupine puts it’s quills up at them. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Offspring <ul><li>Their quills are hidden with hair. </li></ul><ul><li>They are born with soft quills. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Offspring <ul><li>In spring babies are born with teeth and are born in a rock pile or a log stump. </li></ul><ul><li>They drink milk from their mom. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Adaptations <ul><li>They have a good sense of smell and use their tail as a weapon. </li></ul><ul><li>They have a muscular tail. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Adaptations <ul><li>They use their claws for digging. </li></ul><ul><li>They use their claws for feeding. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Adaptations <ul><li>They have long curved claws. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Special Characteristics <ul><li>They can have about 30 000 quills. </li></ul><ul><li>Their quills can be eight centimeters long. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Special Characteristics <ul><li>Their quills are filled with air. </li></ul><ul><li>Their quills help them float in the water. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Summary <ul><li>They use their quills to protect themselves. </li></ul><ul><li>They are amazing animals and live in Canada. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Summary <ul><li>They move very slowly. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s all the things I learned about porcupines. </li></ul>
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