Habitat Adaptations

Habitat Adaptations

Background for Teachers: App Used is Keynote

Teachers will need an understanding of different habitats. Examples include forests, grasslands, deserts, mountains, oceans, polar regions.Teachers will also need to understand how animals and plants adapt to their different enviornments. Example: Camels have long eye lashes to block out the sand in the desert.

 

  • The following resources can help you teach this topic. Also, the students will be using this website to do their reserach.
  • http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/adaptation.htm
  • The APP they will be using is Keynote

 

Science Standard

Standard 2.2.2
Plan and carry out an investigation of the structure and function of plant and animal parts in different habitats. Emphasize how different plants and animals have different structures to survive in their habitat. Examples could include the shallow roots of a cactus in the desert or the seasonal changes in the fur coat of a wolf. (LS1.A, LS4.A, LS4.D)

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