Animal Adaptations - a SmartBoard and Interactive Whiteboard lesson

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♦♦ Another colorful, informative and interactive lesson to fully engage your class with 50+ pages. Also included is a 7 page Animal Adaptations Poster Set to add to your classroom display board.

♦ Most of the pages can be viewed by clicking on the preview button so I will only give a brief summary here of what is covered:

• What is an adaptation and how does it happen?
• The 3 main adaptation types - Physical, Physiological & Behavioural.
• Behaviour - instinct or learned? - an activity.
• Adaptations - a comparison between the head and skull of a predator (lion) and a herbivore (antelope).
• 3 activities choosing the type of adaptations - Arctic wolf, Moose and Monarch Butterfly.
• Avoiding competition - feeding levels.
• Living together.
• Focusing on 4 animals in more detail - the camel, polar bear, honey bee and Komodo Dragon.
• Venn diagram activity.
• Habitats - a class discussion.
• Soon be winter - animal choices!
• Birds beaks and feet - a variety of interactive activities.
• Adaptations - camouflage.
• 'Playing possum'!
• Animal extinction.
• A case study activity - the Dodo bird.
• Endangered species.
• Adaptations quiz.

Also includes:

♦ 7 posters for your classroom.
[A4 - (8" X 11") size]

♦ Teachers notes/answers.

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*Note: This lesson is a Flash application created using Adobe Flash. Once you have unzipped the folder, Adobe Flash Player is required to open and run this program. Please check that you have this free Flash Player installed on your computer!

If you have just installed Adobe Flash Player on your PC and unsure if your download will open and run, download my 'freebie' using the following link ♥ Insects, first, to check that everything is running smoothly. Occasionally issues occur with Flash Player - it could be from an unsuccessful download to a conflicting setting on your PC. Resolve any such issues first before downloading any purchased product - this way it keeps both of us happy! ☺

♦ SMART Notebook software does not support the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.

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Animal Adaptations - a SmartBoard and Interactive Whiteboa
Animal Adaptations - a SmartBoard and Interactive Whiteboa
Animal Adaptations - a SmartBoard and Interactive Whiteboa
Animal Adaptations - a SmartBoard and Interactive Whiteboa