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Week 3 & 4

Wonderful Woolly Mammoths!



We enjoyed learning lots of facts about Woolly Mammoths. Interestingly, they were 11 feet tall! Did you know, Woolly mammoths were as big as a double decker bus? Amazingly, they weighed between 5-7 tons which is the same as an African Elephant. 


Check this video for 10 awesome facts! 




Surprising Smilodons!

We were amazed at some of the facts that we have found out about Smilodons. Did you know, a Smilodon's canine tooth could grow up to 28cm? Strangely, a smilodon was the same size as a lion although many people believed them to be bigger.