Produced in Japanese, this series contains 20 lessons on the beginner level for teachers to use in foreign language science study. This segment explores the tallest living animal, the giraffe. This animal can reach up to 20 feet tall. They also have 18-inch tongues that they use to pull leaves off the thorny acacia tree. Giraffes are historically found throughout the open spaces of Africa. These large animals are about 6 feet at birth, and they each have their own unique pattern of spots.