Exploring Animal Life Cycles

the stages of life

"First the Egg"

Read together this book by Laura Seeger. Talk about what we already know about animal life cycles. Record some questions about what we want to know.


KWL Chart

PLAN, DO, AND REVIEW

Make a PLAN!

  • How can we find answers to our questions?
  • What can we make to show what we've learned?
  • How will we know if we have done a good job?



Resources to Use:


Books


Insect Life Cycles by Molly Aloian and Bobbie Kalman

Life Cycles of a Dozen Diverse Creatures by Paul Fleisher

Animal Life Cycles by Anita Ganeri

Animal Life Cycles: Growing and Changing by Bobbie Kalman


Non-Print


"Frogs," BrainPopJr.

"Butterflies," BrainPopJr.



Web Resources


Kidzone

DO!

Write questions and use them.

REVIEW!

How well did we do? How do we know?


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