Some facts about dolphins!

A group from 4th class completed a project about dolphins while working in Sacra’s room. They did a fabulous job and when they had their project finished they presented it to their peers.

 

Here are just a few of the facts that they found out:

  • Dolphins live in groups formed by 10 to 12 individuals.
  • There are 32 different kinds of ocean dolphins and 4 species of river dolphins.
  • The largest dolphin is the “killer whale” (also known as Orca).
  • Dolphins communicate through sounds and whistles.
  • Dolphins eat fish and squid.
  • Bottlenose dolphins are the most common and well known type of dolphin.
  • Female dolphins are called cows, males are called bulls and young dolphins are called calves.