ERIC Number: ED279503
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Learning about Animals. Superific Science Book III. A Good Apple Science Activity Book for Grades 5-8+.
Designed to arouse interest in students about animals, this document was developed to provide teachers with a variety of information and teaching activities. The booklet is intended to enable students to become knowledgeable about science concepts relating to animals without the use of expensive equipment. The teaching activities deal with: (1) protozoa; (2) earthworms; (3) insects; (4) vertebrates; (5) classification in the animal kingdom; (6) frogs; (7) reptiles (including snakes); (8) fish; and (9) birds. The activities are largely experiential in nature, and include games, quizzes, and art activities. Included are several dichotomous keys and reproducible handouts, along with an answer key to the questions that are asked on the handouts. (TW)
Descriptors: Animal Behavior, Animals, Classification, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Experiential Learning, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Puzzles, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Zoology
Good Apple, Inc., Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299 (GA177; $5.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A