ERIC Number: ED433208
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Rain Forest: The Latest Information and Hands-on Activities To Explore Animals, Plants, and Geography. Grades 2-5.
This book contains information and activities to help make the study of rainforests an exciting exploration for teachers and students. Students explore the animals, plants, and geography of the rainforest by completing hands-on activities from various disciplines. This book contains five units: (1) "Living Layers"; (2) "Animals, Animals, Animals"; (3) "People and Products"; (4) Disappearing Act"; and (5) "Merry Moka." These units follow a sequence that begins with background/planning information and ends with a series of interdisciplinary activities ranging from science and math to art and language arts. (CCM)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, Ecology, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Habitats, Hands on Science, Integrated Activities, Rainforests
Scholastic, Inc., 555 Broadway, New York, NY 10012.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Note: Includes giant color poster.