Emperor penguins Welcome to our presentation about Emperor penguins. Where do Emperor penguins live? Emperor penguins live in Antarctica. How big are Emperor penguins? Emperor penguins can be as tall as a child in Class 4. Penguins eggs The female lays one egg and the male keeps the egg warm in the brood pouch near his feet. next When does the egg hatch? After sixty five days the egg hatches and the chick pops out. Chicks growing up Baby chicks are not allowed on the ice because they will die in two minutes. When do baby chicks become independent? When chicks are four years old they can look after themselves. next HOME HerbWeb King Penguin Penguin Species Cool Penguin Links The Emperor Penguin E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org How do Emperor penguins keep warm? The Emperor penguins have a thick layer of fat under their skin and four layers of feathers to keep them warm. The feathers keep out the cold because they are windproof and waterproof. Why do Emperor penguins huddle together? The penguins all huddle together and change places in the huddle. They tuck their head in their shoulders. We hope you have enjoyed our presentation today. Thank you for listening. Emperor penguins 0 : 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 next HOME HerbWeb King Penguin Penguin Species Cool Penguin Links The Emperor Penguin E-mail email@example.com Where do Emperor penguins live? Antarctica is a very cold place and that is where Emperor penguins live. What do Emperor penguins look like? Emperor penguins are the biggest penguins in the Antarctic. They are as tall as a seven year old child. Emperor penguins weigh as much as forty-five kilos. What do Emperor penguins look like? Emperor penguins are black and white with orange patches. next Who looks after the eggs? When the mammy penguin goes to the sea to get some food the daddy looks after the egg in his brood pouch. The brood pouch is near his feet and keeps the egg next warm. next Who looks after the eggs? The male Emperor penguin looks after the egg in his brood pouch for two months. next What do Emperor penguins eat? Emperor penguins eat squid and fish out of the ocean. What will happen to the Emperor penguins if the ice melts? If the ice melts the Emperor penguins will die. Emperor penguins Where is Antarctica? The Antarctic surrounds the South pole. Emperor penguins live in the coastal areas of the Antarctic and it is very, very, cold and icy. What do Emperor penguins eat? Emperor penguins eat fish so the penguins have to walk 70 miles to the sea. Female Penguins Female Emperor penguins lay their eggs and then spend most of the Winter catching fish. Male Emperor penguins The male penguin keeps the chick warm in the brood pouch. The chick is not allowed on the ice. How do male Emperor penguins keep warm? They huddle together to keep warm. The penguins shuffle around and take turns to get warm in the middle of the circle. Male Emperor penguins work as a team. How does the Mummy penguin find her chick? When the Mummy penguin comes back from the sea she listens for a special call from the Daddy penguin. The little chick whistles to her Mummy until she finds them. Who feeds the chick? The Daddy penguin feeds the chick when it is first hatched. When the Mummy penguin comes back from the sea the Mummy feeds her chick by being sick in its mouth. How long does the chick stay in the brood pouch? The chick stays in the brood pouch for about two months. next What have we learnt? We have enjoyed learning a lot about Emperor penguins. Thank you for listening to our presentation.