LEARNZ “Stewart Island/Rakiura Great Walk”
What I know
What I think I know
What I want to find out/ wonderings
They have lots of space
They have lots of native stuff - to New Zealand
National to the country it is in
Birds and animals run free
Some of them have endangered animals
Anybody can go there and visit
What is a national park?
How many national parks are there in NZ?
What does it look like?
How many and what type of animals do they have?
How many people live there? Do people live there?
Is there native stuff to NZ?
What grows there?
Why do we have National Parks?
Is there enough food for the kiwis and other animals?
NZ Great Walks
One somewhere in Wellington
One in Gisborne
There are 9 in NZ
How long are the walks and what equipment do you need to take?
I wonder if there is one near Auckland?
Where are the walks?
What do you see on the walks?
Kiwis live there
Animals live there- cats,
Seals live there
Sealers and Whalers used to live there.
A few people live there and there is one school
Predators have been introduced there.
At the bottom on NZ
Maori used to live there for a long time.
A very small island
Is it the most natural place in the world?
Is it protected?
What is the population?
How do they manage to look after all the animals?
How many different species of animals do they have?
Is it the smallest island in the world?
Do they have shops /places for people to stay on Stewart Island?
What is the plan get rid of predators?
They are endangered
Eat worms, bugs, insects
They like quiet, dark places
Like to hide
Stoats and weasels are their predators
Kiwis are dying every year from predators, poachers, not enough food
Most are brown
Can kiwis swim?
Are all kiwis brown?
How long do they live for?
How much do they weigh?
How do kiwis protect themselves from predators?
How tall are they?
How big are they?
How long does it take for them to grow up?
How can you tell the difference between a male and a female?
How long are their beaks?
Where do they live?
Hoe furry are they?
How do kiwis breed?
How long does it take for an egg to hatch?