Jungle Animal Acrostic
I am a giraffe:
G is for great, I’m tall for tree grazing
I is for Incredible – my neck is amazing!
R is for ruminant, I’m the biggest one.
A is for Africa where I am from.
F is for fascinating, read all about me!
F is for friendly, I only eat tree.
E is for exciting, what it’s like to be me!
I am a zebra:
Z is for Zebra, I’m striped and fast
E is for elegant, look at me as I trot past
B is for beautiful, I look good in stripes
R is for running, I run for my life!
A is for Africa, I live there too.
I am an elephant:
E is for Enormous, a huge land mammal
L is for life span, I live longer than a camel!
E is for ears, great big and floppy
P is for pachyderm, a hard name to copy
H is for herd, I live with my friends
A is for Adventure, we walk till the ends
N is for nose, ours are long and so clever
T is for Trunk, we love them forever.
I am a monkey:
M is for mischief, I’m cheeky and clever
O is for Orang-utan my orange furred brother
N is for naughty, I’ll steal your hats!
K is for killing, poachers set traps.
E is for eating, I love bananas and fruit
Y is for young, baby chimps are so cute!
I am a crocodile:
C is for CHOMP I can snap my jaws down
R is for rolling to make my prey drown
O is for oh no! Look out! It’s me!
C is for courageous, nothing scares me.
O is for Oh really, I’m not THAT bad
D is for dangerous, maybe just a tad
I is for intelligent, I’m a cunning reptile
L is for lurking, on the banks of the Nile
E is for eating and I haven’t for a while…
I am a rhino:
R is for rare, I’m an endangered species
H is for horns, I have a big one of these
I is for incredible, my skin is like armour
N is for no one, has skin any harder
O is for oops, I knocked over that tree…
I am a lion:
L is for lion, super speedy predator
I is for intelligent, quick witted carnivore
O is for orange, my eyes shining in the sun
N is for nothing, can catch me when I run!