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44 resources with the keyterm similarities and differences

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Collecting Different Seashells

For Students K
For this collecting different seashells worksheet, students look at the picture of wight seashells and tell how many different kinds there are.
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Teddy Bears

For Teachers 1st
First graders discuss the difference between old toys and new toys. In this toys lesson plan, 1st graders bring their teddy bears to school and determine which is oldest and which is newest. They then discuss how a curator at a museum...
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Let's Observe Scientifically

For Teachers K
Students complete scientific observation to study similarities and differences in animals. For this similarities and differences lesson, students study pictures of twins and discuss similarities and differences. Students then study...
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Physical Differences

For Teachers K
Students role play what it would be like to have a physical disability. For this lesson on acceptance, students listen to the book A Rainbow of Friends by P.K. Hallinan. As a class, the students discuss similarities and differences in...
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Different But Equal

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Learners study human differences to learn about respect and tolerance. In this human differences activity, students read the book Hurrah for Ethelyn and discuss Ethelyn's differences. Learners then group themselves based on given...
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Your World, My World

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students investigate what is the same and what is different in the daily lives of children around the world. In this citizenship lesson, students develop compassion for others through understanding how their lives are the same and...
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Alike and Different

For Students K - 2nd
In this similarities and differences worksheet, students examine a picture and identify the differences between the boys pictured.
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Birds - Same Worksheet

For Students Pre-K - K
In this instructional activity on finding similarities, students look at 3 rows of pictures and determine which bird in each row is the same as the first bird in each row.
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How We Are Different and How Are We the Same?

For Teachers K
Students complete a variety of activities to explore their similarities and differences with other people. They listen to the books "All the Colors of the Earth" and "Shades of Black," and draw a portrait of a classmate. Students also...
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Good Apples

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students examine how individual differences add to the value of our lives. They select an apple and tell a story to a partner about their apple and the distinguishing characteristics, discuss the significance of individual differences...
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Reading Comprehension

For Students 4th - 5th
In this similarities and differences worksheet, students identify the strategy of reading for similarities and differences. Students study a Venn diagram and then complete their own Venn diagram for similarities and differences in a text.
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What Doesn't Belong?

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this "What Doesn't Belong" worksheet, students are given fifteen groups each containing three words. Students must determine which of the three words does not belong in the group.
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Venn Diagram

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this Venn diagram worksheet, students use this blank Venn diagram to compare and contrast any two ideas or objects. This is a blank graphic organizer.
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Summer - Different Worksheet

For Students K - 1st
In this similarities and differences worksheet, students look at the summer pictures in the 3 rows. Students circle the picture that is different from the others.
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Easter - Different Worksheet

For Students K - 1st
In this similarities and differences worksheet, students study the Easter pictures in each of the 3 rows. Students circle the Easter picture that is different from the others.
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Alike and Different

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this similarities and differences worksheet, students study each set of flowers. Students then circle the flowers that are alike and cross out the one that is different.
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Robots! Robots! Robots!

For Students Pre-K - K
In this compare and contrast worksheet, students study the four different sets of robots. Students circle the robot that is different from the other three.
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Comparing Similarities

For Students Pre-K - K
In this similarity comparisons worksheet, students study the first picture in each set and circle the picture that is the same as the first picture in each row.
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Summer - Same Worksheet

For Students Pre-K - K
In this compare and contrast worksheet, students look at the first picture and then circle the picture that is the same in that row.
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Turn of the Century Snapshot

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students examine photos from the students of the 20th Century website. They record characteristics, details, and similarities and differences from their photograph on Inspiration software program.