Forest habitat Teacher Resources
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You Can Depend On me
Discover the natural beauty of California. With a conservation bent, this activity delves into some of the attributes that make this state unique. Learners discuss Yosemite and the forest habitat. They focus on the things plants and animals need to survive.
2nd - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Study of the Rain Forest
Spark interest in a current issue while simultaneously developing a deep understanding of complex ideas. This excellent cross-disciplinary unit idea incorporates English and science in the study of the rain forest and the dangers facing it and its inhabitants.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 5 Views 427 Downloads
Writing Process- Expository Writing
Expository writing is the focus of the language arts lesson presented here. In it, young writers review what expository writing is through a class discussion and teacher demonstration. Then, learners write expository text that describes a woodland forest habitat based on prior knowledge.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 124 Views 233 Downloads
Healthy Forest Seeks Habitat Mates
A maritime forest is a forest near the sea. Learners examine a set of animals to see if the maritime forest habitat would meet all of their survival needs. The teacher first describes what types of things can be provided by a maritime forest, then she hands out fact sheets about various animals for learners to read.
1st Science 5 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Forest Dwellings: Toad House
What a great project to use as part of an exploration of animals or habitats. Learners design a clay model of a home for a forest animal. This could be a great way to cement what your class has learned about habitats.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Can You Guess Who is in the Kapok Tree?
Third graders study the animals of the rain forest. In this interdisciplinary lesson, 3rd graders research rain forest animals and write a descriptive paragraph about their animals based on their research findings. A classroom Kapok tree will feature the students' work.
3rd Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Forest Ecosystem
Students observe forest ecosystem, and investigate about a tree. They study the different types of soil and its porosity. Pupils distinguish the basic needs in a forest ecosystem, and examine the positive and negative affects that humans have on forest ecosystems.
4th - 5th Science 8 Views 44 Downloads
Layers of the Forest
Young scholars explore rain forests. In this rain forest ecosystems lesson, students identify and describe the layers of the rain forest. Young scholars paint and decorate a large rain forest mural. Students write riddles about animals that live in the rain forest.
1st - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
Rain Forest Animal Habitat Museum
Students play the role of a rain forest animal in its habitat as a narrator from the animal's perspective. They make a mask and costume which closely represents their animal of study and give information about their animal at a class exhibit.
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Rain Forest Animals
Young scholars create a book about animal species found only in the Amazon rain forest. They find one species to represent each letter of the alphabet, and write each name on a different piece of paper. They illustrate each page with an original drawing.
2nd - 4th Science 3 Views 28 Downloads
Rain Forest Animals Crossword
In this science and language arts learning exercise, students complete a 16 word crossword puzzle about rain forest animals. Each clue is a hint to identify an animal of the rain forest. There is no word bank. Answers are provided on page 2.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Biomes of Utah
A fabulous PowerPoint displays photographs and related information about the desert, forest, alpine forest, and aquatic ecosystems found in Utah. The section on deserts is comprehensive; including facts about five desert animals and their adaptations as they relate to the desert biome.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Woodland Animals and Their Habitat
Students explore the natural environment through a video and nature sounds tape. They keep journal's of the unit's activities and vocabulary terms. They play a web of interdependence game and compose a list of forest animals and write reports.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 14 Views 73 Downloads
Animals of the Rainforest Research
Third graders become an "expert" on a rain forest animal. They research the animal's habitat, physical description, habits/adaptations, and other interesting facts and present the information to the class with the aid of a powerpoint presentation created by the student.
3rd Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
The Unknown Secrets of the Rain Forest
Students listen to the story "The Great Kapok" then discuss characteristics of the rain forest. They make several different types of rain forest animals from paper plates (ex. sloth, tigers, monkeys etc) and design costumes for a rainforest presentation.
K - 3rd Science 5 Views 10 Downloads
In these rain forest worksheets, students look at the picture of the animals from the rain forest and think about their features. Students cut out the animals, color them, and paste them where they belong. Students then compare their home to a rain forest and complete the chart for the sights, sounds, and smells for both places.
4th - 5th Science 7 Views 94 Downloads