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Learning About Local Habitat & Wildlife: An Integrated Approach

  • Unit Overview
    Lessons in this Unit: What is a Habitat? Students draw and write about their own habitat to understand the four components of any habitat -- food, wat...

  • What is a Habitat? and Habitat Game
    First, students draw and write about their own habitat to understand the four habitat components: food, water, shelter, and space. Second, students pa...

  • What's In that Pond Water?
    In this lesson, students observe a sample of pond water containing many insects and other invertebrates. They identify and sort the organisms, then dr...

  • Make A Category
    This lesson integrates math and science. Students create yes-or-no questions designed to sort a selection of nature cards by attribute. Students use t...

  • Is It or Isn't It?
    Students work as a group or in pairs to sort pictures of animals, plants, etc., found in a pond according to attribute. Students will decide on an att...