Kid Scoop - December 15, 2021 Posted in: NewsNIE This week's Kid Scoop page is all about the beautiful Peacock. People call them peacocks, but that’s the correct name for only the male peafowl. Females are called peahens. Peacocks are one of the world’s largest birds. Its tail is longer than its body! Males can grow to 8 feet long. Their train can grow to 5 feet long! Peacocks lose their tail feathers each year. VOCABULARY BUILDERSThis Week's Word - PREDATORThe noun predator means an animal that hunts other animals.Try to use the word predator in a sentence today when talking with your friends and family members. Learn many more fun facts about Peacocks while ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!