3. Student Learning Map

  • Topic:Animal Kingdom
  • Subject(s):Science
  • Days:15
  • Grade(s):6, 7, 8
Key Learning: Animals are the most complex organisms. There are many different types of animals.
Unit Essential Question(s):
 
 
How do animals interact with their environment?
   
Concept: Characteristics
Concept: Processes
Concept: Niche
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How do animals compare and contrast to other organisms? (A)
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How do animals obtain food and produce energy? (A)
How do different types of animals reproduce? (A)
Lesson Essential Question(s):

What is the role of animals in their environment? (A)
How do different adaptations help animals survive? (A)
How do animals compare and contrast to other organisms? (ET)
How do different adaptations help animals survive? (ET)
Concept: Classification
Concept:
Concept:
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How do different adaptations help animals survive? (A)
How are different types of animals classified? (A)
How are different types of animals classified? (ET)
Lesson Essential Question(s):
Lesson Essential Question(s):
Additional Information:

Specimens, Dissection Kit, Other Tools Vary

Resources:

Vocabulary Report

  • eukaryotes -
  • niche -
  • vertebrate -
  • heterotroph -
  • herbivore -
  • invertebrate -
  • multi-cellular -
  • interaction -
  • heterotrophs -
  • Chordata -
  • carnivore -
  • Porifera -
  • sexual reproduction -
  • Echinodermata -
  • asexual reproduction -
  • Cnidaria -
  • Platyhelminthes -
  • Nematoda -
  • Annelida -
  • Mollusca -
  • Arthropoda -
  • amphibian -
  • reptiles -
  • fish -
  • birds -
  • mammals -
  • bilateral symmetry -
  • radial symmetry -
  • asymmetry -