In this activity middle school students "get to know" each of the 9 Phyla of the Kingdom Animalia. Using a resource such as their textbook or the internet, students answer overview questions, find examples of each Phyla, and name some major characteristics of each Phyla. This assignment is designed to give students the an idea of the "big picture" of each Phyla, NOT lots of little details. For a slightly less detailed animal Phyla worksheet that includes pictures, CLICK HERE.
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