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Comparative anatomy prevails in the lesson exploring diversity among invertebrates. Biologists examine physical characteristics of an earthworm from phylum annelida and a meal worm from phylum insecta. They also inspect a cricket and a crayfish, both arthropods, but from different classes.
6th - 12th Science 65 Views 114 Downloads
Observing Mealworms & Earthworms
Fifth graders build worm habitats and observe the activities of mealworms and earthworms. They experiment to show how the worms react to changes in light, temperature, touch, moisture, food, etc. They even watch as some of the mealworms change into beetles.
5th Science 6 Views 32 Downloads
Earthworms in Soil
Students discover the importance of earthworms. In this earthworm lesson, students observe and discuss what they think earthworms are good for when in the soil. Students then listen to a book on earthworms and discuss the true importance of an earthworm.
2nd - 3rd Science 3 Views 26 Downloads
Designed for very young learners, this worksheet has a short paragraph with basic facts about earthworms, a maze activity, and four true/false questions about earthworms. One thing I learned from this resource is that there are approximately 2,700 different kinds of earthworms in the world!
K - 1st Language Arts 8 Views 10 Downloads
What Would Happen?
Nothing says classroom fun like an invertebrate and a magnifying glass! Snails, earthworms, and roly-poly bugs become the center of attention as pint-sized investigators hone their inquiry and observation skills. They are guided through the inquiry process with a series of "What if?
Pre-K - 1st Science 8 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Meeting an Earthworm
Students inspect the anatomy of earthworms. In this earthworm lesson plan, students participate in a hands-on experiment as they analyze the structure of earthworms. Students demonstrate mastery through differentiated products. Lesson references a worksheet not available in this resource.
4th - 6th Science 13 Views 40 Downloads
Identifying an Earthworm
Students navigate the Internet to learn to identify Earthworms. For this taxonomy lesson, students explore species of earthworms finding their characteristics and using photographs to identify the species. Students research information to enable them to catch and classify earthworms.
4th - 5th Science 7 Views 19 Downloads
Those Amazing Earthworms-The Worm's World
Students investigate the importance of the earthworm to our world. In this earthworm instructional activity, students gain information about the important role earthworms play to keeping our soil healthy. Students participate in an experiment where they put earthworms, soil and food items in a jar to see what they worms do with the food item.
6th - 8th Science 11 Views 34 Downloads
Inquiry: You are an earthworm
Sixth graders work in groups to create questions an earthworm might ask about its life. In this earthworm lesson, 6th graders examine earthworms and their function as soil conservationists. Students become familiar with the scientists that study earthworms.
6th Science 3 Views 21 Downloads
Explore the wonderful world of earthworms as your class learns about the requirements of animal life. After building soda bottle terrariums, students observe worms over the course of a couple weeks, building an understanding that all animals need food and water to survive.
K - 3rd Science 29 Views 17 Downloads
The Animals Kingdom
Learners are introduced to the classification system of animals. In groups, they set up an aquarium in which they must maintain throughout the year. They also observe earthworms and how they react to various stimuli and research the characteristics of arthropods.
5th - 7th Language Arts 20 Views 192 Downloads
Introduce Vocabulary: An Earthworm's Life (Himmelman)
Explore some tier-two vocabulary using John Himmelman's informational text An Earthworm's Life. Recommended words for this slimy text are: bulge, burrow, journey, soil, and underground. After introducing these words, help kids utilize context clues by asking them to raise their hands when they hear one come up.
K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads