This amphibian and reptile conservation teaching module includes five lessons for grades K-4 as well as background information for teachers. All lessons outline learning objectives for students (based on TN state science standards), a list of materials, lesson description/suggestions for conducting and modifying lessons, student handouts, journal/writing prompts, and assessment recommendations.
1. How Big?
2. Chemical Spill!
3. A toad is a frog?
4. Cycle of life.
5. Why do turtles sunbathe?
The modules also includes a list of additional resources for teachers and a recommendation list of children's and adult books.
See also: Frog Life Cycle BINGO! This bingo pairs well with the cycle of life lesson!
This module was funded by the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at The University of Tennessee Knoxville.