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Animals A to Z Activity: Quoll

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Education World's Animals A to Z printable activity pages are designed for weekly use with students in grade 2-4. Students learn interesting facts about animals they know (and some animals they don't know) as they reinforce basic skills of capitalization, punctuation, spelling, and grammar.

 

These work sheets are also excellent test-preparation tools. The skills emphasized in the series are those found on all standardized tests in grades 2 and 3: simple word usage, end-of-sentence punctuation, comma placement in a series, basic spelling, and others. The skills do not include the appropriate use of apostrophes (except in contractions) and more advanced skills. If you want editing activities that include those skills, be sure to see our daily Every-Day Edit series.

For more information about this series, or for ideas for using it, be sure to see the Ideas for Using Animals A to Z page.

Note: At first, these activities might be challenging for your students. That's not a bad thing! Encourage them to keep at it. Go over the activities as a class. If students stick to it, they will get better at finding all ten errors on each work sheet. They'll be developing the skills that they will encounter on standardized tests too!
 

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For more information about this series, or for ideas for using it in the classroom, be sure to see Ideas for Using Animals A to Z.

If you would like to share a photo of this animal with your students, we suggest you search the Google Image Library; it is an excellent source of animal photos. And EnchantedLearning.com offers coloring pages related to all of our Animals A to Z animals.

Activity Key

Uncorrected Text

  • A quoll is about the sam size as a house cat.
  • There are for different kinds of quolls all of them live in australia.
  • Quolls use their sharp teeth to kill rabbits mice, snakes and birds.
  • The fox is one of the quoll's bigest enemies.
  • When a baby quoll is born, it is about the size of a grain of rice
  • A young quol often hitches a ride on its mother's back.
  • Quolls sleep in hollow trees and log during the day. They eat at night.

Answer Key

  • A quoll is about the same size as a house cat.
  • There are four different kinds of quolls. All of them live in Australia.
  • Quolls use their sharp teeth to kill rabbits, mice, snakes and birds.
  • The fox is one of the quoll's biggest enemies.
  • When a baby quoll is born, it is about the size of a grain of rice.
  • A young quoll often hitches a ride on its mother's back.
  • Quolls sleep in hollow trees and logs during the day. They eat at night.

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