King Lion tells Monkey to recruit some animals to form an army to defend the kingdom.  The first three recruits impress Lion with their strength, power and deadly skills – but the last two?! Lion mocks them and demands an explanation from Monkey. When he discovers what special talents these two creatures possess, His Majesty learns two important lessons about teamwork – diversity and never to judge a book by its cover! Roger uses glorious puppets for the lion, monkey, elephant, crocodile, snake, donkey and jack rabbit to great comical effect! There is also a resource pdf of pre- and post viewing activities relating to the theme of special talents (what’s yours?)  Resource Special Talents