By Courtney, Emilee, Emmanuel, Shanealei and Maggie
Why are tortoises so slow?
The tortoise used wings that made them go really fast! Then an eagle ate all their wings then the tortoises had to run really fast to get away from the eagle and they ran really really fast! Then winter came and they all went into a pond and the water was so cold that the water froze their toes and legs. Then the next day they were all very very SLOW! That’s how the tortoises got so slow.
Why are bears tail so short?
A bear had a very long tail at first to help them balance in trees. But one day he slipped of the tree and he asked himself, “Why did I fall of the tree since I have a long tail to balance myself.”
Just then when he was about to look at his tail it was gone! My tail is gone! It must had been
A giant eagle that pulled off my tail and flew away with it. The bear got so mad that he roared louder than anyone ever did! He then went to the pond to get a drink and there he saw the eagle holding his tail! And it flew away and he didn’t see it anymore. That’s how the bear has a stubby tail.
How did tigers get their stripes and be orange?
You know how tigers are orange and have black stripes. Well one day while the albino tiger got into some one’s house and got into some orange paint and it spilled all over him then he rolled in it. Then he house owner came in and put the big cat in a room then he was all dried. Next the owner of the house put him in a wired cage and then grabbed his paint brush and painted some black stripes on him then painted his bottom jaw white and his belly white. The End!
How did the cows turn black and white and brown?
Once their was a cow that had no colors at all except it was white. Then one day a giant eagle came with oil on his body and then he shook, and the oil landed on the cow and left oil marks all over the cow, and the oil dried so fast that the oil is now stuck on the cow! Then one day the eagle came back eating a chocolate bar and some of the chocolate fell on the cow and it dried up that fast that it is now stuck on the cow! That is why cows are black, white and brown!
How did the eagle get so big?
In the past there were many little birds called eagles and at that time they were small. It all started with a mad scientist, the scientist was mad because everything at that time was small. Even the ants were smaller than usual! So one day the scientist made a drink that would make everything bigger. Once all of the eagles came in his laboratory and they drank the drink. That how all the eagles are so big.
Why Turtles have shapes on their backs?
Once upon a time long ago the turtles were the made the world and the cracks around the shapes is where the river flowed. The shapes was the land. But then the sun turned them small. The sun said that it was too dangerous. So now they have the shapes on their backs to remind them about the day that the had land.
Why are Snapping Turtles so Snappy?
Once a very long time ago, there was a happy turtle then one day a squirrel made the turtle very mad. Then the next day the turtle went into the squirrels home and took all of its food! Then the next day the squirrel came over and made the turtle even MADDER! Then the turtle started to bite the squirrel a lot so it then started to be a snapping turtle because whenever someone or something came it would start acting like it’s about to bite you that is why it’s a snapping turtle!