Write a report explaining why dogs are used to herd sheep. What personality traits do sheepdogs have that make them particularly successful at this job?
- Where in the world is this?
- Where is the farmer?
- What is the sheepdog thinking?
- What will happen next?
- What would you do if you were there?
- Read Floss by Kim Lewis.
- Make a fact file about sheep. There is plenty of information to get you started here.
- Look at your local area on Google Earth. Where are the nearest farms to you? Do they have animals or are they arable farms? How can you tell?