This book is so much more than just a coloring book!
It is a complete resource that blends science, literacy and coloring
. It includes a variety of activities to help students learn important science topics in a literacy-emphasized manner. The readings provide a complete explanation
of difficult science concepts. Graphic organizers and key idea flap books accompany each reading to help students organize and summarize the most important facts
. The coloring activities provide visualization of concepts
discussed in the readings. Additional activities help solidify understanding of the concepts and/or provide a fun and practical application
What is included in this Coloring Book?
The Taxonomy and Classification Coloring Book includes 18 in-depth readings (each accompanied by a graphic organizer and key idea flap book), 11+ coloring activities, a dichotomous key lab and 7 additional worksheets. This book also includes 10+ interactive "coloring" notebook foldables!
Characteristics of Living Things
How we classify organisms
Linnaeus's Classification System
Eubacteria (Gram +, Proteobacteria, Spirochetes, Cyanobacteria, Chlamydia)
Archaebacteria (Mathanogens, Halobacteria, Thermophiles)
Protists (Animal-like protists, Plant-like protists, Fungus-like protists)
Fungi (Molds, Club fungi, Sac fungi, Imperfect fungi)
Plants (Nonvascular plants, Seedless vascular plants, Gymnosperms, Angiosperms)
Invertebrates (Sponges, Cnidarians, Worms, Mollusks, Arthropods, Echinoderms)
Vertebrates (Fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, Mammals)
**This product does NOT cover the rotifers (phylum rotifera)**
Teacher Notes includes the Flesch-Kincaid Score for each reading. The score varies between 6.4 and 12 which converts to a CC reading band of 4th grade and up. Please view the preview for a complete breakdown of reading difficulty.
Additional Classification Teaching Materials:
Classification PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
Classification Interactive Notebook Unit
Classification Task Cards
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