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What animal can turn a door handle, turn on a water faucet, and open your camping cooler? The sneaky, masked raccoon. Learn all about these rascally mammals with our Racoon Lapbook.

Thanks to Christy Hubbard and Kelly Cooper for creating this Raccoon Lapbook for Homeschool Share.

Raccoon Lapbook Information

Here are some sample lessons from the Raccoon Lapbook:

Who preys on adult raccoons? coyotes, bobcats and wolves
Who preys on baby raccoons? owls, foxes and badgers
What are other dangers that raccoons face? humans, cars and disease

Where do Raccoons live? They live in North America except in northern Canada and the Western Mountain ranges. They are also in central and the northern part of South America.

Raccoon Diet
Raccoons are omnivorous eating plants and animals including fish, eggs, garbage, nuts, berries, seeds, crayfish, clams, frogs, mussels, corn, etc.

You can grab a copy of the entire Raccoon Lapbook in an easy-to-print file at the end of this post.

Raccoon Lapbook Printables

These mini-books are included in this lapbook:

  • Growing Up Raccoon Tab Book
  • How Did the Raccoon Get Its Name? Simple Fold Book
  • Omnivore Tri-fold Book
  • Raccoon Classification Flap Book
  • My Good Looks Tab Book
  • Finding Raccoon Map
  • Fun Fact Simple Folds
  • Raccoon Predators Layer Book
  • City Life vs. Country Life Split Matchbook
  • New Words Book

How to Get Started with Your Free Raccoon Lapbook

Follow these simple instructions to get started with the Raccoon Lapbook.

  1. If you want, go to your local library and check out books about raccoons.
  2. Print the Raccoon Lapbook.
  3. Choose and prepare the mini-books you want to use with your student.
  4. Enjoy a week of reading and learning all about raccoons.

Lapbook Sample

This lapbook sample was made with one file folder and a center extension. The extension is a piece of cardstock taped to the center of the lapbook.

Center Extension Lifted to Reveal More Mini-books

Download Your Raccoon Lapbook

Simply click on the image below to access your free Raccoon Lapbook.

Raccoon Lapbook

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