Zoology Unit Study: The 6 Main Animal Groups FLEX
In this 6 week FLEX course, students will learn about the 6 main animal groups: mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, insects. They will create a craft each week and complete a quiz.
US Grade 1 - 4
In this 6 week FLEX course, students will be introduced to the 6 main animal groups ( mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, insects.) Students will learn about the characteristics of each type of animal and will be presented with many examples of different animals in each group. They will complete a weekly craft based on the animals learned about in each category. I will post a weekly video that will contain a vibrant slide show and engaging lecture, as well as a step by step...
Students will learn about the 6 main animal categories. They will be able to sort animals into these categories. They will create a weekly craft. They will be able to answer the quiz questions.
I am a certified early childhood and elementary school teacher. I was a science teacher for 5 years and have taught many extracurricular science classes on this topic.
Homework OfferedStudents will watch a 15-25 minute video each week. They will complete a craft (the crafts usually take around 10 minutes to complete.) They will complete the quiz (It should take around 5 minutes.) They will be able to participate in group discussions in the classroom in writing, by posting a picture of their work, or by sending video clips.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedStudents will post pictures of their crafts in the classroom. I will receive an answer sheet so they may check their answers to the weekly quiz.
*If you do not have certain materials, just let me know and I will help you come up with an alternative! Week 1: Mammals White paper Paint and paintbrushes Week 2: Birds Pencil and eraser White paper Colored pencils/markers/wax crayons Week 3: Fish Construction paper Pencil and eraser Scissors Glue Markers Week 4: Reptiles Construction paper Scissors Glue/tape Markers Week 5: Amphibians White paper Pencil and eraser Paint and paintbrushes Week 6: Insects White paper Pencil and eraser Paint and paintbrushes Markers
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Students should be able to complete the classes independently. They may need some supervision, as some of the crafts require scissors.
Meet the teacher
Hello! My name is Miss Erin and I have a degree in early childhood and elementary education from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. I have been a teacher for 12 years. I taught elementary school for 5 years. During that time, I taught...
$5weekly or $30 for 6 weeks
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No live video meetings