Animal Anatomy Teacher Resources
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Soak it up
Students complete a hands on activity using hard boiled eggs, food coloring, tape, cups, water, and a knife to show how permeability affects animals. In this permeability lesson plan, students complete this activity and learn how pollution affects amphibians easily because of their scaly skin.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 19 Downloads
Animals Project for German Students
Who doesn't love animals? Young learners will be excited to develop their vocabulary and categorize animals into different lists. This includes a fun extension activity that encourages the older learners to create a PowerPoint presentation and participate in internet research.
3rd - 5th Languages 3 Views 4 Downloads
The Animal Body and How it Moves
Spark interest in the body structure of vertebrates with this comprehensive and colorful instructional activity. Your biology class will explore the levels of organization, primary tissue types, and the main organ systems. Finally, they hone in on how skeletal muscles contract, allowing vertebrate motility.
9th - Higher Ed Science 11 Views 49 Downloads
An Introduction to the Animal Cell and Microscope Lab
This document is a mini unit on the basic structure of animal cells and cell theory. It contains individual lesson plans for the use of a microscope, lecture notes, and handouts for your class. The PowerPoint, "Amazing Animal Cells," is not included, but you can easily locate a substitute online.
7th - 12th Science 63 Views 130 Downloads
Carbon Dioxide & Krill: Impacts
What effects do temperature and carbon dioxide levels have on the zooplankton of Antarctica? This concluding lesson in a short unit on climate change and the ocean helps environmental scientists answer these questions. After learning about current Antarctic research through the provided slide show, lab groups perform an experiment to see if brine shrimp respond to changes in their environments.
9th - 12th Science 27 Views 20 Downloads
In this animal body parts worksheet, students play a matching game where they match 16 different animal part cards with the corresponding animals provided on a list. Picture and word cards are provided. Directions for introducing the game and another variation where they draw monsters with different animal parts is provided.
2nd - 4th Science 3 Views 43 Downloads
Arm your young scientists with knowledge about anatomy as they build their own model of the elbow joint. Help them get a firm grasp on how muscles and bones interact to allow movement as they try different positions for the muscles on their models.
3rd - 12th Science 62 Views 48 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Mammal Scavenger Hunt Activity
Did you know that a polar bear's skin is actually black? Or that the lightest mammal weighs less than a paperclip? Young scientists learn these and other amazing facts about mammals as they explore the animal kingdom with this fun scavenger hunt activity.
2nd - 6th Science 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Neurons and the Nervous System
The highlight of this series is activitiy #4. Anatomy pupils examine slides of three unknown cells. With the function of the nervous system in mind, they consider the structure of each and try to guess which one is part of that system. In other activities, they examine the nervous system of earthworm and grasshopper specimens, or they study drawings of different animal nervous systems.
7th - 12th Science 26 Views 109 Downloads
A Fun Science Lesson Plan about Habitats at the Zoo
Students explore the animal habitats at the zoo. In this animal science activity, students read about animal habitats from a textbook and construct a list of animals that live in specific habitats. Additionally, students take a field trip to the zoo and record the types of habitats they see.
2nd - 6th Science 22 Views 79 Downloads
Do big bodies make big brains? Let your learners decide whether there is an association between body weight and brain weight by putting the data from different animals into a scatterplot. They can remove any outliers and then make a line of best fit to show whether the relationship is positive or negative.
7th - 9th Math 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
In this beginning sounds worksheet, students use the beginning letter sound for each animal body to help them match the animal heads to the bodies. Students color the pictures, cut them out, and paste the heads on the bodies. Students may then make the pictures into puppets and make up a play.
1st - 2nd Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students explore biology by completing science worksheets in class. In this animal anatomy lesson, students read the book The Adventures of Marco and Polo and identify the animals mentioned in it. Students examine a real life animal and answer study questions about its characteristics.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 33 Downloads