Classifying animals

Explore the different methods used for classifying animals and learn about the diverse categories they fall into. Find out how scientists organize the animal kingdom and deepen your understanding of the natural world.
SC.3.L15.1 Classify animals into major groups (mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, arthropods, vertebrates and invertebrates, those having live births and those which lay eggs) according to their physical characteristics and behaviors.   Classifying animal cards to use as a visaulization. Animal Kingdom Classification Charts, Growth And Changes In Animals Grade 2, Biological Classification, Animal Biology, Classifying Animals, Grade 2 Science, Vertebrates And Invertebrates, Science Anchor Charts, Animal Life Cycles

So I've been spending the last few weeks going through the curriculum for my district and starting to accumulate some resources. I LOVE the science topics I get to teach this year. One lesson focuses on classifying animals. We discuss vertebrates and invertebrates, and then we classify vertebrates into more specific categories: mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. I just remember really enjoying this lesson as a kid. Below is an anchor chart I've made that shows, and briefly…

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Lesley Novoa

Preschool is an exciting time for little learners to explore the world around them, including the fascinating world of animals. Our classifying animals worksheets are designed specifically for preschoolers to learn about different types of animals and their characteristics. These engaging worksheets feature various animals that will capture the attention and curiosity of young minds. By organizing animals into different categories, children can develop their understanding of important…

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Marissa Slater