Teacher Notes

Endangered Animals

Created by:
Karen Eckelbarger 
Irvine Unified School District, Irvine, CA

URL: http://www.can-do.com/uci/lessons99/animals.html
URL:  http://www-sci.lib.uci.edu/SEP/CTS99/animals.html

Purpose: To learn about endangered animals, their habitats and write a report about
                  an endangered animal of your choice. 



Resources Needed: a computer linked to the internet

Your Task: We have been studying about endangered animals and their habitats. 
                            You know that the Siberian  Tiger is our school mascot. 
                            Click here to adopt your own Siberian Tiger and give him a name.

Click here to choose an endangered animal to do your report.
     Your report will include information about the size, habitat, behavior, 
     what it eats, and predators.


Now you are going to visit Zeldy the Zany Zoo to design  an animal habitat. 
      You will be working with a group and need to plan what job each person will do.

      Click here to start planning your habitat. 

Click here to make a word search puzzle with vocabulary about endangered
     animals and habitats. 

     Use the words from the vocabulary sheet. Some of these words may be: conservation,      
     ecosystem, endangered, extinct, migration,  habitat, erosion, pollution

     Print your completed word search. Be sure to write your name on it. 


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Last Updated August 21, 1999
Revised, August 8, 2000