Turtle Time

March 2008
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;3/7/2008, Vol. 77 Issue 21, p2
The article reports that the students at Skyline Vista Elementary School in Denver, Colorado are asking lawmakers to make the western painted turtle the state's reptile. Reptiles are cold-blooded animals that lay eggs. Skyline Vista student Horacio Duerte Bernal says Colorado should have a state reptile that is as colorful as the state.


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