1.5 Animals

1.5 The student will investigate and understand that animals, including humans, have basic needs and certain distinguishing characteristics. Key concepts include:
a) basic needs include adequate air, food, water, shelter, and space (habitat);
b) animals, including humans, have many different physical characteristics; and
c) animals can be classified according to a variety of characteristics.

Research Resources:
National Geographic Young Explorers – Habitats

Henrico 21 Lessons:
All About Our Habitat
Feathered Friends

Design Briefs:
birdhousedesign
birdhouseguided