Your friendly feline sitting on your lap has a log ancestry!
Its family tree is complicated and only recently it has been deciphered.
Today there are 37 species of cats from the Tiger to the Tabby that form 7 lineages.
This power point shows pictures of all the different cats and discusses the different lineages.
Plus so much more such as:
Where did the first cat come from and its name? How many years has cats been around?
Where do they live?
Here is a sample of what is to be found inside this educational power point:
It asks higher level thinking questions such as:
All cats have these distinctive features?
Which cat family is resembles the domestic house cat?
Which cat family does the Lion King come from?
Names all the different cat lineage and shows pictures and breaks it down so it is easy to understand. Such as:
Panthera cats (Roaring Cats)
Pardofelis Cats (Medium wild cats)
Caracal Cats (Long Legs & Large Ears)
Leopardus Cats (small spotted cats)
Lynx Cat (have short tails)
Puma Cat (known as the secretive cats)
Prionailurus Cats (known as the aquatic cats) Yes, some cats like water!
At the end of the power point there are review questions along with the answers.
Your students will find this educational, engaging and fun!