A wild giant panda’s diet is almost
exclusively bamboo (99%).
They have large molar teeth and
strong molar muscles for crushing
They usually eat while sitting
upright. They spend the rest of the
day resting, feeding and seeking
Fortunately no more natural
predators exist for pandas today.
NOT SO FUN FACTS
They once lived in lowland areas, but
farming, forest clearing and other developments
restrict them to the mountains of China.
They are considered endangered.
There are only 1600 left in the wild. More than 160
are in the zoos and breeding centers.
Chinese scientists have reported zoo pandas as old
as 35. They are sure that they live shorter in the
Giant pandas have been hunted for their fur.
“THE EAGLE HAS
King of the skies… for now
WHAT ARE THE OTHER NAMES FOR THE
World’s largest eagle
The Philippine Eagle eats flying
lemurs, Asian Palm
Civets, reptiles, birds, and
This eagle is endemic to
the Philippines and can be found on
four major islands:
eastern Luzon, Samar, Leyte, and Mi
The Philippine Eagle was named the
national bird of the Philippines in
1995 by President Fidel V.
Ramos under Proclamation No. 615.
NOT SO FUN FACTS
This eagle is critically endangered, with only 180 to
500 birds surviving.
Deforestation, pollution, and poaching are major
The complete breeding cycle of the Philippine
Eagle lasts for two years. For a complete breeding
cycle, the females lay only a single egg.
We shouldn't any of us be
afraid of teaching protective
measures to save lives.
- Kyan Douglas
THINGS TO DO (FOR ORGANISM OF THE WEEK)
Research on any organism (plant, animal, bacteria,
virus, fungi or algae)
Prepare a PowerPoint presentation
Email the soft copy of your presentation to
firstname.lastname@example.org for evaluation
On a bond paper, make a short article on your
organism and we will post it on the POES II window for
other students to see
Be ready to show your presentation in front of the class
(during double period class). Make some “gimik” if you