The emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) adults and juvenile on Snow Hill Island, Antarctica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The emperor penguin is the tallest and heaviest of all living penguin species and is endemic to Antarctica. The male and female are similar in plumage and size. Like all penguins it is flightless, with a streamlined body, and wings stiffened and flattened into flippers for a marine habitat. It is the only penguin species that breeds during the Antarctic winter.
This freebie features information pages about these penguin species: Emperor, King, Gentoo, Adelie, Macaroni and Little. The pages are written in an easy-to-read format making it easier for young students to study these birds and write reports. They can read the information page, record key facts on the graphic organizer and then use this information to write a research paper. This product supports the common core standards for reading informational texts and non-fiction writing.