This is a ready to go unit on Animals. It includes a concept map of key ideas, detailed lesson plans, along with a lesson matrix which has an overview of all objectives, standards, procedures, and assessments.
The lesson are correlated with South Carolina standards but can easily be edited for your needs, as all items come in PDF and Word format.
The unit covers a 3 week period with the following topics:
-Introduction to Animals: Building Schema
-What Animals Need to Live
-Characteristics of a Good Habitat
-Types of Habitats
-The Effect of Humans on Animal Habitats
-Understanding the Food Chain
-Animal Response Through Behavioral Adaptations
-Animal Response Through Physical Adaptations
-Echolocation and Camouflage
-Migration and Hibernation
-Animals Change Their Environment
-Unit Review Guide
-Unit Review Kahoot! Game