Today I’m in Africa, In the Jungle, the mighty jungle… you know how the song goes… sing along with me...
- Wow Africa is a pretty cool place, there are 54 countries with more than 1.1 billion people… that’s a lot of people!
What do you know about Africa? Can you find Africa on a Map?
- Africa also has the longest river in the world called the Nile - the mouth of the river is in Egypt....[BIG PEOPLE]… just a heads up the end of the river is called a mouth!).
- The biggest Island is Madagascar in the Indian Ocean.
Have you seen the movie Madagascar? It’s one of my favourites!
[BIG PEOPLE]... you can Download the movie Madagascar if you haven't already got it in your collection!
ANIMALS - MAMMALS
Do you know what a mammal is? It’s an animal that breathes air, has a backbone, and grows hair at some point during its life - they are super intelligent.
- You can find some of the largest mammals on the planet in Africa!
- The largest land mammal, is the African elephant
- The tallest mammal, is... I'll give you a clue...it's got a really lonnnnnnnngggggg neck!
Do you know what it is? It's a giraffe!
- The fastest mammal, is the cheetah, which can run with speeds up to 113km/hour OR 70 miles/hour!...I can run that fast when Mum tells be its bath time!
When you are outside you can show me how fast you can run!
Do you like dancing? I like to shake my booty to ‘I like to move it’ - Show me your dance moves.