This is a cut and paste activity that can be used with Preschoolers or Kindergarteners to pre-assess their knowledge about mammals, reptiles, and birds. It will allow the teacher to determine if the child knows which ones have fur, scales, and feathers. It can also be used as an on-going assessment, or a post assessment.
STRAND Life Science
DOMAIN Cognition and General Knowledge
TOPIC Explorations of Living Things
Pre-Kindergarten (3-5 years)
STANDARD STATEMENT With modeling and support, identify physical characteristics and simple behaviors of living things.
EXAMPLES Says, “Birds have feathers and mammals have fur.” Says, “My dog had puppies!” Watches a spider spin her web. Recognizes the similarities between a pony and a horse.