Science                       

Squirrel:

Q1. What is the name of the animal?

A1. The name of the animal is an Squirrel.

Q2. What does the Squirrel eat?

A2. The Squirrel eats nuts and grass..

Q3. What eats the Squirrels?

A3. Red tail hawks, snakes, and bobcats eat the Squirrels.

Q4. Is the Squirrel an herbivore, omnivore, or carnivore?

A4. The Squirrel is a herbivore because it eats plants.

Q5. Is the Squirrel a mammal, a reptile, or a bird? How do you know?

A5. The Squirrel is a mammal because it provides milk for its young, doesn’t lay eggs, and is warm-blooded.

Q6. Where does the Squirrel live?

A6. The Squirrels live in California, and in other warm places.

Q7. How do Squirrels protect themselves?

A7. Squirrels protect themselves by shoveling dirt onto their enemies and they also protect themselves by digging burrows.

Q8. What do you think is interesting about the Squirrel?

A8. I think that because the Squirrel digs burrows to protect themselves, it is interesting.