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As Tall As A Giraffe
Discrepant Events Research
LEGO Timeline
LEGO Story
A LEGO Lesson
Evaporation Activity
Condensation Activity
Raindrop Activity
Mass/Weight Misconception
Dissolving Misconception
Living Things Misconception
Air/Oxygen Misconception
Planetary Orbit Misconception
Surface Tension Demonstration
Air Pressure Paradox
Iodine/Starch Paradox
Air Pressure Paradox
Daytime Star Paradox
Mouse Simile
Rabbit Simile
Giraffe Simile
Bear Simile
Air Speed/Flight Demonstration
Cohesion Demonstration
Optical Illusion Demonstration
Lightning Demonstration
Twinkling Star Demonstration
Density Paradox

Laurie Graba



As Tall As A Giraffe



Giraffes are the tallest animals in the world.



A person or object may be known to be as tall as a giraffe if they are extremely tall. Giraffes can measure anywhere from 13 – 18 feet tall!  Males are generally slightly taller than females.  Due to their height, giraffes are able to eat food that may be unavailable to other animals. The giraffe’s neck makes up about one half of the animal’s massive height.   That is why when people are very tall; we sometimes compare their height to that of a giraffe.