This *46* page Power Point is not only loaded with information about how living things are classified but is eye-catching and fun! It covers:
- The definition of taxonomy
- The "father" of taxonomy
- The 7 characteristics of living things
- The 5 Kingdoms (animal, plant, fungus, protist, moneran)
- Characteristics of each of the 5 Kingdoms
- An introduction to scientific naming
- Characteristics of vertebrates and invertebrates
- Statistics using various graphs and charts
Download the preview file to see some of the slides... you and your kids will love this! You can zip through the presentation or use the different topics as springboards to go deeper.
Be sure to check out my Kingdoms and Castles Taxonomy Task Cards, Sorting Activity, and Quiz… A great addition that is perfectly aligned with this PowerPoint presentation.