My Camel Train

For centuries camels have carried rock salt across the Sahara desert.

Copyright Holger Reineccius

When you have a lot of camels travelling in a group it is called a camel train.

Copyright Robin Taylor

Rock salt is very heavy. 
Camels will carry it for hundreds of kilometres.

Cut out this camel stencil and use it to make your own camel train.

You will need:
1. Scissors
2. Pencil
3. Paper

What are your camels carrying?

Do you know why camels have big feet?
Camels have big feet to stop them from sinking in the sand.