Students will explore the scientific discipline of Zoology using various depth and complexity tasks! This activity is designed for use with all students in grades 4, 5, and 6. However, it is especially beneficial for differentiated learning with the Gifted student.
Using 6 task cards, students may choose to study more in-depth one of the following areas:
Each area of study consists of 8 task cards:
* 1 Introduction Card
* 1 Vocabulary Card (provides definitions related to tasks)
* 6 Task Cards
* Differentiated Learning
* Science Night
* Group Exploration
* Independent Project
* Learning Station
* Science Spiral
* Slide Show
Following is an example of one assigned task:
Research 5 words that a person studying Ichthyology might use. Using this LANGUAGE OF THE DISCIPLINE, write a blog entry or newspaper article about a giant fish who invades your school, community, or home.