Elementary Life Science: All about Arthropods

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Model the exoskeleton of an arthropod and why it must have joints. Then use a model to explain how arthropods molt. Both models could be demonstrated by a prepared student.

Collect paper pieces to model protective coloring and how it can help an animal hide from predators. Hide paper butterflies from a predator.

Create an anatomical booklet that features the major organs in each system in the body in an arthropod. A presentation helps students fill in the names of the major organs and the purpose for each system. Compare the body systems of an arthropod to the systems in a human.

Why buy this unit?
   • Fun activities motivate students to learn about arthropods;
   • Simple materials make it easy to present active lessons;
   • Multiple PowerPoint™ presentations help you introduce the information;
   • Essays saved at different reading levels support all your students;
   • Recordings of the essays are included for students who benefit from hearing the text;
   • All text a student would read is saved in English and in Spanish;
   • A variety of assessments are included that you can use to evaluate student learning;
   • A video gives you an overview of the unit;
   • A web page suggested in the teacher backgrounds provides you with a link to more resources and information about this amazing group of animals.

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CHECK OUT ALL THE GREAT RESOURCES IN OUR STORE FOR ARTHROPODS
   • An Introduction to Arthropods Introduce arthropods with science, math, language, and movement activities.
   • All About Arthropods Model exoskeletons, molting, animal colors, and the systems in a cricket's body.
   • More About Arthropods Create models of a garden habitat, arthropod life cycles, and food chains.
   • Arthropod Predator Game Review the charactertistics of an arthropod with a fun, quick game kids will ask to play over and over.
   • Arthropod Review Spinner Review the characteristics of an arthropod with this spinner.
   • Food Chain Mobile for an Arthropod Create a food chain mobile for a cricket, a primary consumer, or a ladybug, a secondary consumer.
   • Life Cycle Mobile for an Arthropod - FREE
   • I Have Who Has Arthropod Game - FREE

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10 audio files, 9 PowerPoint™ presentations, 2 videos, and 180
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1 Month

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Elementary Life Science: All about Arthropods
Elementary Life Science: All about Arthropods
Elementary Life Science: All about Arthropods
Elementary Life Science: All about Arthropods
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