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51 resources with the keyterm shelter

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A Place to Be

For Teachers K - 3rd Standards
Home sweet home. Humans, birds, beavers, ants, we all need a place place to rest and keep us safe. In the ninth lesson of this series, the importance of shelter is discussed as the teacher reads aloud the book Tillena Lou's Day in the...
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Ways People Live

For Teachers 1st
  Students review the location of different Native American tribes that would have lived close to the school.  In this Native American instructional activity, 1st graders create a drawing of the food, clothing, and shelter of the...
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Pancake Breakfast Plans

For Students 5th
In this pancake breakfast planning worksheet, 5th graders solve and complete 9 different problems that include completing a chart for a pancake breakfast. First, they set up a spreadsheet to help them plan the event. Then, students...
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The Needs of Animals

For Teachers 1st
Here is a two-part lesson plan that starts with the story The Salamander Room. After reading the story students use a digital camera to take pictures of animal habitats in their school yard. The next day student use Kid Pix to place...
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Animals Have Needs

For Teachers 1st
Animals, like humans, live each day needing air, water, food, and shelter. Introduce this lesson y showing pictures of various animals and have a short discussion about their homes. Next, read aloud Crinkleroot's Guide to Knowing Animal...
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Functional Homes

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students observe and reflect on habitats built and used by various life forms. They discover the benefits of the "homes" to the creature and its life and apply the natural designs to human uses.
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Back to Basics

For Teachers K - 5th
Students examine the unique and diverse historical artifacts that people have designed to fulfill their everyday needs in extraordinary ways. They identify ways humans have used design throughout history to enhance the ways they meet...
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Everyone Needs Shelter

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students research and design traditional and contemporary shelters from around the world. They build replicas of structures resembling the chosen cultures and time periods. They then connect with classmates to find similarities and...
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Native American Graphic Organizer

For Students 4th - 8th
In this Native Americans worksheet, students fill out a graphic organizer about different Native American tribes and their environment, clothing, shelter, and more. Students research 5 different tribes.
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Seashell Homes

For Teachers K - 4th
Pupils listen to a story about seashells. They discuss shelled animals. Learners describe the function of seashell. Pupils relate the function of a seashell to their own dwelling. They differentiate between shelled animals that make...
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Oragami Village Diorama

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students take advantage of the qualities and characteristics of art media, techniques, and processes to enhance communication of their experiences and ideas. Then they select and evaluate a range of subject matter, symbols, and ideas of...
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Graphing the Annual Food Drive

For Teachers K - 12th
Learners graph the number of items contributed to the food drive. They compare daily results to other days or to an overall goal and answer questions based on the graph.
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Rainforest Wildlife

For Teachers K - 6th
Young scholars investigate how living things depend on one another for food, shelter, and other needs. They create artwork depicting a variety of living things thriving in an interdependent rainforest environment. Students blend primary...
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Stormy Weather

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders demonstrate their knowledge for how animals survive in natural environments when a storm occurs. In this science/writing lesson, 5th graders engage in a listening activity with the teacher. Additionally, students write a...
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For Teachers 1st
First graders investigate animal habitats. In this habitats lesson, 1st graders visit the woods to identify examples of food, water, and shelter that animals use to survive.  Students complete a worksheet.
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American Indian Shelters: Meeting a Basic Need

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students investigate types of American Indian shelters.  In this American Indian lesson, students identify the basic need for shelter.  Working in pairs, students examine photographs of American Indian shelters and consider how the...
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Ranger Rick's: Building Shelter

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this Ranger Rick's:  Building Shelter worksheet, students find a place in their backyard, build a shelter for themselves, draw a picture of it, and write step-by-step instructions of how it was built.
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What Do Living Things Need?

For Students K - 2nd
In this living things worksheet, students complete a graphic organizer by fill in what plants and animals need: food, water, space, and shelter.
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What Are Some Roles of Living Things?

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this living things worksheet, students will write in 1 main role living things play in their habitat and then write in 4 supporting details in this graphic organizer.
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What Do All Livings Things Need?

For Students 1st - 3rd
In this needs of living things worksheet, students will write down the 4 things that all living things need: food, water, shelter, and space. This worksheet is a graphic organizer.
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How Are the Needs of Living Things Different?

For Students 1st - 3rd
For this needs of living things worksheet, students will fill in the blank of 4 statements about what plants and animals need to survive. Then students will complete the main idea about what all living things need. This worksheet is a...
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Where in the Book?

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this language arts learning exercise, students identify which page to locate various chapter of a book for specific things about caring for a pet turtle. Then they determine how many chapters there are in the book and give it a title.
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Beaver Lodges

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students create a model of a beaver's lodge to show how each part is used for different purposes in the beaver's life. In small groups, they use a picture as a resource for building the model out of clay. They discuss each part of the...
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For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars are able to define habitat. They are able to identify the four things that living things need to survive. Students are able to describe how living things are adapted to their habitats.