Science & Nature
Frozen World: How Animals Survive Winter
In this one time one hour class, students will learn about the different ways animals survive in cold weather. We will imagine what it is like to be an animal and compare animal strategies to humans.
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How do animals survive the winter? What about in the arctic and Antarctica? What happens to insects and snakes in the winter? Why do baby penguins look so different from adult penguins? Learn about the different strategies and adaptations animals use to get through the winter and cold weather. We will cover different ways animals deal with cold temperatures, from heavy coats to migration. This class is a mixture of lecture with slides and discussion questions. Students will be encouraged to...
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55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
It is not a goal of mine to discuss global warming and global climate change, however I will talk about it if students have questions. We are focusing on the awesome ways that animals survive, not the coming threats to that survival.
Crystal PhelpsNature and Science are Awesome!
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107 completed classes
I love to teach about science and nature. I'm normally found out in the woods. I want to teach people about the awesome things outside. I've been teaching in parks for years, and I'm a certified Environmental Educator and I have a Masters of...