Reptiles have scales, most of them lay eggs and they are cold blooded. This means they can’t warm their bodies on their own)

Snakes are reptiles. Snakes fun facts:

  • They can’t bite food so they have to swallow it whole.

  • They are found everywhere except Antarctic.

  • They shed their skin a number of times a year.

  • They don’t like the smell of cinnamon, onion, garlic and lime.

Activity: Salted dough snakes

Mix together:

  • 2 cups of flour

  • 1cup of salt

  • 3/4 cup water

  • 1tsp oil

Make some snakes with the dough.

Bake them 3h at 200 degrees F.

Then let them sit out overnight before painting.

Paint salted dough

Salted dough snakes

I found this snake at Michaels and it was fun to paint and to play with.

Reptile activity: Paint a snake

Learn to paint

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