Cambridge Wildlife Arts:
Our Animal Neighbors Activities and Extras
Episode 3: Opossums
1. Opossum Word Search
2. Opossum Teeth
An opossum's upper jaw contains ten incisors, two large canines, six premolars, and eight molars. The lower jaw contains eight incisors, two large canines, six premolars, and eight molars. How many teeth in all does an opossum have? Count your own teeth. Do you have more, or less, than an opossum? How many more, or how many less?