Are you ready to learn about turtles?
There are many different kinds of turtles!
Some are big, and some are small.
Some live in the ocean, and some live on land!
No matter where they are or what they look like
all turtles are reptles
like snakes, alligators, and lizards.
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Like other reptiles, turtles have scaly skin
but turtles are special because they have
a strong, hard shell covering their back.
Many kinds of turtles can hide their head and their legs
inside their shell to protect themselves.
Come on, turtle!
You can come out now!
Some turtles, like sea turtles
cannot go into their shell
All turtles lay eggs.
Even turtles that live in the water
come to shore to lay their eggs on land
If you want to see a turtle
look around carefully when you go outside
Turtles live in many places and
there are probably turtles that live near you