Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

33 resources with the concept pigs

Lesson Planet

Virtual Fetal Pig Dissection

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Pigs and humans have the same metabolism level and similar organs and systems, which is why they are often used in scientific laboratories. This worthy virtual dissection of a fetal pig divides into eight chapters: anatomical references,...
3:42
Lesson Planet

Should We Grow Human Organs In Pigs?

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
How can pigs save lives? Examine the possibility of growing human organs from stem cells introduced into pig embryos. Learners discover the similarities and differences between pig and human organs, how stem cells function to create...
Lesson Planet

Natural Resources, and Human Uses of Plants and Animals

For Teachers 4th - 8th Standards
As part of their study of the restoration projects on Santa Cruz Island, class members demonstrate their understanding of the connections among plant life, animals, and the actions of humans by crafting a model that reveals these...
Lesson Planet

Restoration Channel Islands Debate

For Teachers 4th - 12th Standards
Introduce learners to the debate format with an activity that uses the National Park Service's controversial Channel Islands restoration program as a topic. Class members learn how to generate provocative debate questions, how to prepare...
Lesson Planet

The Pig Who Went Home on Sunday

For Teachers Pre-K - K Standards
Turn your classroom into a pig sty with a instructional activity based on the Appalachian folktale The Pig Who Went Home on Sunday. Similar to the story of The Three Little Pigs, the folktale tells a story of four pigs who leave home—and...
Lesson Planet

My Mini Book About …

For Teachers 1st - 3rd Standards
This is one of several printable pages on which little life scientists can write out their research on an assigned animal. The highlighted page is for alligator research, but several other animal pages are included as other materials....
Lesson Planet

Perfect Pig Book Reports

For Teachers K - 6th
Learners research information about pigs and their habits. They read fictional books or poetry that include pigs as main characters. Students desgin and create a poster-sized pig on which to write and illustrate a detailed book report...
Lesson Planet

Addition to 20: Practice

For Students 1st - 2nd
A cute pig holds a poster with 15 vertically-oriented addition problems for your little mathematicians to practice sums to 20. They add single-digit and double-digit numbers. Some problems involve regrouping but the worksheet doesn't...
Lesson Planet

Pigs

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students read books, learn about the letter p, and eat pigs n mud all to learn about pigs. In this pigs lesson plan, students also dance with pink ribbons and make pigs out of construction paper.
Lesson Planet

The Wonderful Pigs of Jillian Jiggs

For Teachers 1st
First graders compare fictional and real pigs. In this pig comparison instructional activity, 1st graders read a fiction text then a non-fiction text on pigs. Students complete a K-W-L chart  and fill out a Venn Diagram. 
Lesson Planet

Porky Pig: Spelling

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this spelling practice worksheet, students follow 6 steps to make a pig out of paper. Students then write their spelling words around the outer edge of their finished pigs.
Lesson Planet

Farm Animals-Cows, Pigs, Horses

For Teachers K
Here is a good lesson for kindergartners that combines technology, literature, and art. In it, learners take a close look at some famous farm animals. They make the sounds that each animals makes, they use the internet to find pictures...
Lesson Planet

Fun With Pigs

For Teachers K - 1st
Students explore the needs of pigs. For this pig lesson, students read The Little Pig by Judy Dunn. Students discover the needs of newborn pigs. After discussion, students practice addition and subtraction facts.
Lesson Planet

Truth or Hogwash

For Teachers 2nd - 5th Standards
Explore the history of domesticated pigs and their important byproducts. After discussing the use of pigs, class members create game boards describing the animals. While playing the game, they determine if the answers are true or...
Lesson Planet

Pigs, Pigs, Pigs!

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders find information about different breeds of pigs using the Internet, books, and encyclopedias. Groups select one breed of pig that interests them. They construct a stuffed likeness of the pig.
Lesson Planet

What Makes a Pig Squeal?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Show your charges a Powerpoint presentation about a pig having her hooves trimmed. They discuss what they learned from the pig story and exhibit proper group discussion behavior.
Lesson Planet

Paper Square: pig

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this paper square worksheet, learners cut and fold a paper square to match up the sides to display information about a pig. Students follow 5 directions and play a game. Learners play the game by answering the trivia questions about...
Lesson Planet

The Wonderful Pigs of Jillian Jiggs

For Teachers 1st
First graders read, The Wonderful Pigs of Jillian Jiggs, and create a pig with unique characteristics.  In this story book lesson, 1st graders write a description of their created pig after they have completed their art project. 
Lesson Planet

Digital Dissections

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Learners dissect organisms and take photographs to create a PowerPoint dissection library. In this anatomy lesson, students dissect organisms that interest them and photograph the process while identifying structures. They create a...
Lesson Planet

Handwriting: Animal Words: "Pig"

For Students K - 1st
In this printing activity, students trace 8 dotted examples of the word "pig". Students then practice the word on the primary lines. This is lower case Zaner-Bloser printing.
Lesson Planet

Trace and Color: Pig

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this farm-themed coloring worksheet, students color the picture of a pig and then practice printing the word pig by tracing the dotted lines.
Lesson Planet

Virtual Fetal Pig Dissection

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use the internet to introduce themselves to the anatomy of a fetal pig. In pairs or individually, they work their way through a virtual dissection of a fetal pig while completing questions on a study guide. They also develop...
Lesson Planet

Pigs: Facts And Fun

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students complete a unit on pigs. They take a field trip to the fair and zoo, watch the video of "Charlotte's Web," create a poster, read and analyze "The Three Little Pigs," write a storybook, participate in a reader's theater, and make...
Lesson Planet

Piggies

For Teachers 1st
First graders listen to the book, Piggies, and act out the events of the story with premade puffball pigs.