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Science & Nature

The Weirdest Things Animals Do- And Why!

Did you know that turtles breathe through their butt, or that butterflies fart?! Let's explore the weirdest (and sometimes gross) things that animals do, and the reasons WHY!! Let's BUST some common animal myths while we are at it! After class, your child can test their knowledge with an OPTIONAL game of Kahoot! (animal) (weird) (gross) (zoology)
Marie Arsenault Animal Science M.Ed
4918 total reviews for this teacher
1964 reviews for this class
Completed by 10984 learners
Class
55 minutes
per class
Meets once
6-11
year olds
2-18
learners per class
per learner

How does a "One-Time" class work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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Description

Class Experience

Learners will become informed about many weird animal behaviors, and will understand the reasons behind these behaviors.  As strange as an animal behavior may seem, it always serves a purpose, and it is usually essential to their very survival!

Your child will be able to teach YOU about what they have learned, and will have a number of myth busters to try out on you as well!
Students should have a piece of paper and a pen to play a little guessing game at the start of class:)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
We discuss a few species who sometimes gobble up their young, such as sharks, for example.

Teacher

Marie Arsenault Animal Science M.EdReptile Enthusiast, Animal Lover and Teacher of All Things Weird!
4918 total reviews
3095 completed classes

About Me

Hello, friends!

My name is Marie, and as an Animal Science teacher, I would love to teach your child all about the weird and unusual animals in the world! I will use every opportunity I can to incorporate my reptilian and furry pets into my... 
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