Tagged: animal characteristics

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Animal Unit: Vertebrate-Invertebrate Animals Worksheet Packet (40+ Pages)

In our animal unit, we spent quite a bit of time on animal classification. First, we discussed first at the five animal groups and their characteristics before moving on to the invertebrate groups.  In this unit, we also talked about domesticated vs. wild animals. And finally, the kids did some fun activities on animal tracks. We are doing basically two units for our study of the biosphere, this one (which...

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Animals and Their Characteristics (Free Worksheet)

Last week I shared the vertebrate and invertebrate sort cards that I made for my daughter.  I also wanted to go over the characteristics of the various vertebrate animal groups with her. As she sorted the animal groups we talked about some of the characteristics of each group… fish and amphibians lay their eggs in water, reptiles and  birds lay their eggs on land and so forth. We did this...