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Animals Through Time

Habitats, Heredity, & Change Over Time

  1. Lessons
  2. Activity Prep
  3. Assessments

Animals Through Time (Grades 2-4) Mystery 1: Habitats & Environmental Change

Where can you find whales in a desert?

Exploration (15 min)
Activity: Guess the Habitat (30 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Animals Through Time (Grades 2-4) Mystery 2: Structures & Adaptations, Fossil Evidence, Classification

How do we know what dinosaurs looked like?

Exploration (15 min)
Activity: Guess What These Animals Eat (30 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Animals Through Time (Grades 2-4) Mystery 3: Fossil Evidence, Behavior

Can you outrun a dinosaur?

Exploration (18 min)
Activity: Outrunning CeeLo (25 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Animals Through Time (Grades 2-4) Mystery 4: Heredity, Variation, & Selection

What kinds of animals might there be in the future?

Exploration (25 min)
Activity: Designer Dogs (20 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Animals Through Time (Grades 2-4) Mystery 5: Heredity, Variation, & Selection

Can selection happen without people?

Exploration (10 min)
Activity: Lizard Island (30 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)