Do you think these creatures are fierce or gentle?
Where were they discovered?
What do you think their ideal habitat would be?
How would you care for a creature like this?
Imagine that you have discovered another creature. What does it look like? Does it have any features similar to another animal? Draw a picture of the animal and where it was found.
Hundreds of people crammed into the grand hall, waiting for the amazing news that had been promised. Reporters, camera crews, professors and medical experts all stood with baited breath as an elderly man hobbled slowly onto the stage. A hushed silence fell on the audience as the man approached the microphone.
Suddenly, a huge spotlight illuminated a small wooden box on the stage. Two assistants in white coats stood at each side of the box, waiting for the instruction. Tapping the microphone to check it was working, Professor Johnson cleared his throat with all eyes transfixed on him as he opened his mouth. “Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for attending this event. I was amazed when I first saw this, as I am sure you will be. I present to you…”
The adverb ‘quickly’ could be used to describe how the creature moves.
Can you write other sentences using interesting adverbs to describe the creature’s movements?
e.g. The mysterious creature used it’s long, rough tongue to meticulously clean it’s offspring.
These sentences are ‘sick’ and need help to get better. Can you help?
The man opened the box. The animals sat, staring. People watched on in shock.