Plants and Animals Third Class Lesson

KWL

What is a habitat?

Teach the meaning of the words herbivore / carnivore/ omnivor

Then play Interactive game

Video explaining meaning on youtube (funny for children)

 

I game across a great sorting activity that’s free if you sign up to TES.co.uk. It has animals that you could give to a pair of children. It says on the page what the animal eats. I’m going to stick up three headings with omnivore/herbivore and carnivore on them. I will ask the children to arrange themselves under the correct heading in the classroom. They could work together to decide whether they needed to stand under the herbivore/carnivore/omnivore sign. Explain answers.

Complete Venn diagram which the class will stick into their copies / cut out animals that are printed on a page and stick them onto the venn diagram under the correct category.

all copyright reserved to the original author. (not property of fearasscoile.com)

https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/carnivores-omnivores-and-herbivores-venn-diagram-6355183 

Fill in the L of the KWL chart.

Video to solidify learning

 

What is a food chain?

Interactive examples for IWB http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/games/foodchaingame.htm

What is a habitat 

 

Read about Meadow Habitat and Sea shore habitat.

Pick an animal from either and explain its habitat for homework.

 

 

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