Donkeys are very social. Male donkeys are called jacks and female donkeys are called jennies. A donkey’s long ears help them to hear sounds from as far as 60 miles away and also help keep them cool by releasing heat. Donkeys, part of the nonfiction/informational Favorite Farm Animals Set, is a D leveled, Emergent reader.
Donkeys can be found in the following Sets and Collections:
- Favorite Farm Animals
- Levels D-E MRB Emergent Reading Set
- The MRB Menagerie
- The Nonfiction/Informational 50 Title Collection
- Use these directions to make a Farm Animal Cracker Box to store your farm books.
- Hee-haw! Complete the donkey’s Hee Haw Word Ladder.
- Make a set of DIY farm animal stick puppets and put on a show about your farm animals.
- Visit a farm, then write an Animal Simile Poem about it. Use Norman’s A Trip to the Zoo poem for inspiration.