This powerpoint is designed as an introduction for an animal unit. According to the Common Core, the use of essential questions guides student learning. Essential questions are embedded into the presentation:
1. How are animals classified?
2. Where do animals live?
3. What are adaptations?
4. How do animals adapt to their habitats?
5. How do animals survive?
6..Survival in the wild is difficult...How can we help?
The teaching of ELLs involves making visuals and connecting visuals to grade level vocabulary. This powerpoint was designed for ELLs; however, it is great for classroom students as well.
*All pictures used in the slides are taken from Google and are under the "fair use" classification.