Learn about one of the largest animals in the world, the moose. Find out about their behavior, population, habitats, life span, reproduction, and more. Includes photographs, quizzes, games, and coloring pages. There is a link to eThemes Resources on reindeer which is a close relative to the moose.
ARKive: Moose (Alces Americanus)
See 33 photographs and read a fact file about the moose. NOTE: This site includes links to social networking sites.
Canadian Museum of Nature: Moose
Here is a brief description of the moose and its habitat in North America.
Taiga Animals: Moose
Click on Taiga, Taiga animals, and then moose. Learn abut the distinctive features of moose that make it different from other animals of the deer family. View a drawing that compares the size of a human to a moose.
Learn about the physical descriptions of moose, their young, and how they defend themselves.
Park Wildlife: Moose
Read about the animal and find out where it can be found in North America. NOTE: The site leads to websites with ads.
Enchanted Learning: Moose
Read about moose sizes, colors, antlers, senses, behaviors, habitat, reproduction, and predators. Click on the "Go to a Moose Printout" link at the top of the page to view a labeled drawing. NOTE: The site includes Google ads.
Explore links on this page to learn more about moose and then take a quiz. NOTE: The site leads to websites with ads.
Learn about the ancient history of moose. NOTE: The site leads to websites with forums.
Alces Alces Information
This page has extensive information and facts about moose. Select the "Pictures" tab to view photographs of the animal. NOTE: The reading level is for older students.
Mooseworld for Kids: How much do you know about moose?
This ten-question online quiz lets you find out how much you know about moose. After you take the quiz, click on 'Grade Me' to find out your score.
This page has a number of photographs taken by moose lovers. Photos open in a new window.
Mooseworld for Kids: Scramble
Try this online scramble puzzle.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Reindeer
Learn about reindeer, the oldest domesticated animal. Find out about different kinds of reindeer, their habitats, diet, and history. Discover how reindeer have become Santa's carriers and friends. Learn whether reindeer can really fly or it is just a myth. Includes a movie, photographs, printouts, quizzes, lesson plans, and recipes of reindeer favorite snack.
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