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Language Arts: Animal Words
Remind students of some of the other animals on the farm. Point out that different words are used for different family members of some animals. Start a chart like the one shown below. Leave the words in parentheses off the chart and ask students to fill them in. Challenge them to add other animals as well.
Male bull ram (gander) rooster goat
Female (cow) ewe goose (hen) goat
Baby calf (lamb) gosling chick (kid)