Children and Education
iTwixie Studies Prairie Dogs: Week Seventeen
Coloring & Activity Book - Our Friends On The Prairie
Please feel free to print Our Friends On The Prairie for use in classrooms or at home with your children. If producing copies of this material, please credit the Prairie Dog Coalition. We are happy to provide this information and thankful to you for spreading the word on the importance of prairie dogs and their ecosystems!
Download - coloringBbook.pdf size: 17MB
Zack the Prairie Dog Announcement
New book promotes prairie and autism awareness!
For every book sold through the following link www.zacktheprairiedog.com 25% of the proceeds go back to Prairie Dog Coalition. Simply mention "Please support Prairie Dog Coalition" in the comment section of your order. Click here to find out more and read a letter from the author.
Prairie Dog Town Activity & Sticker Sheet for grades K-5.
This activity was designed to go with a presentation to children discussing all the prairie dog’s associated species. More information to accompany this activity can be found on our Associated Species page and Resources page.
2A. Life in a prairie dog town. A close-up and descriptive look. Grades 5-12 View
3. Black-tailed prairie dog diagram
4. Burrow Maze. Ages 5-9. View
5. Prairie dog and Associated Species Coloring Activity.
6. Prairie dog Burrows Above Ground Coloring Activity. View
7. Find the 3 hidden hawks that are predators of the prairie dog. View
Click here to read about the Myths and Facts associated with prairie dogs.
Fact Sheet #1: Debunking Common Prairie Dog Myths
Fact Sheet #2: The Ecological Importance of Prairie Dogs
Fact Sheet #3: Decline of the Shortgrass Prairie
Fact Sheet #4: Myths about Cattle and Prairie Dogs
8-10. Peanuts Cartoons - Enjoy!
11. Word Puzzle - Prairie Pup Style - younger version; Solution
12. Word Puzzle - Prairie Dog Style - older version; Solution
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