In this file, you'll find resources to help students learn about animal adaptations. Resources include:
-A content-area reading article about animal adaptations, including a before and after reading activity
-A 37-slide PowerPoint introducing camouflage
-Student note-taking sheet to accompany the PPT
-Lesson plan and student activities for using Steve Jenkins' book What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?
-Bird Beaks activity
-Introduction to behavioral adaptations
-39-slide PowerPoint to introduce behavioral adaptations, with scaffolded note-taking sheet
-Animal Behavior review sheet
-A high-interest article about nocturnal, diurnal, and crepuscular creatures, with two activities
For more science resources, check out the links below!
Animal Classification Readers Theatre
Ecosystems Informational Text
Watersheds, Wetlands, and Water Resources