Are you looking for supplementary resources to upgrade your Science curriculum on Classifying Organisms? Look no more!
This simple yet great one page activity to introduce/ practice to use the dichotomous key which is used by scientists to identify the living things.
Yes, it is very short and simple. Students are given a list of insects' images and they have to use the key to determine the name of the arthropod. Answers are included.
Actually, this PDF file includes the following:
♦ page # 1 - a title page;
♦ page # 2 - a worksheet to identify the insects (ladybug, dragonfly, ant, fly, and termite);
♦ page # 3 - key answers and resources;
It is an open-ended way to use this handout to use their critical observation skills to identify each individual organism. Use it as the introduction to the unit of Classifying Organisms, homework activity or test their understanding of the Dichotomous key concept. Have fun with it!
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