Wildlife Biology Files: All About the Axolotl!
Megan Elder, M.Ed.
In this one-time course, students will take an interactive journey into Lake Xochimilco to meet the incredibly rare, adorable, and simply amazing Axolotl! We will learn about its biology, ecology, and discuss pop culture references.
US Grade 5 - 8
Meet the Mexican Walking Fish, also known as the Axolotl! Join us in the virtual classroom to find out all about this salamander that lives under water its entire life. Learners will begin class with a quick review of class expectations. When we exchange introductions and greetings each student may share why they joined this class. Next, we will go on a visual journey as we experience a presentation with incredible photos and video of the Axolotl. Students will learn about the scientific...
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn the biology of the Axolotl. They will discuss environmental and ecological factors. Learners will explore scientific concepts such as neoteny, pigmentation, and testing hypotheses. Students will engage in a group discussion that includes pop culture.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Meet the teacher
Hello Parents and Learners! Thanks for stopping by! My name is Megan Elder, and I am passionate about planning lessons that cater to a variety of learning styles. I love to integrate multiple content areas and activate all five senses! I believe...
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Completed by 3923 learners
Live video meetings
3-14 learners per class