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Students describe how ringworm and roundworm cause diseases in both humans and animals. In this life science instructional activity, students research how these diseases can be transmitted. They create an information brochure to promote public awareness about this health hazard.
Third graders apply the design process by creating a suitable environment for a polar bear relocating to a zoo in Ohio. For this life science lesson, 3rd graders work in groups to state the problem, identify possible solutions, and choose one solution using their knowledge of polar bears' environments.
If your class is watching the Discovery streaming video Life Science:Bacteria, Understanding: Bacteria, or just studying bacteria, this might be a useful resource for helping students to discover the deeper impact of bacteria on their world. This 16 question instructional activity covers some basic but interesting facts about bacteria and its history, even asking students to engage in some evaluative as well as recall thinking. Answers for this instructional activity are provided on the second page o
Fourth graders study the interdependence of living organisms. In this life science lesson, 4th graders complete several activities to study the interdependence for plants and animals. Students create study a PowerPoint of the relationships between plants and animals. Students draw pictures of each type of interdependent relationship.