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Animal Classification: Reptiles

{Previous posts in this series: Animal Classification Booklet; Animal Classification: Mammals + Fish; Animal Classification: Birds; Animal Classification: Amphibians.} Phew, the last post in this series. We finished up our five-part animal classification class for ages 5-8 at co-op this past week. Because … Continue reading

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Animal Classification: Amphibians

{Previous posts in this series: Animal Classification Booklet; Animal Classification: Mammals + Fish; Animal Classification: Birds.} I find the common practice of discussing reptiles and amphibians together both annoying and mystifying. They are wholly separate groups of vertebrates. There is … Continue reading

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Animal Classification: Birds

(This is the third in a series of sorts…the PDF of the animal classification booklet can be found here. Teaching plan for Mammals and Fish can be found here.) Resources: Bird poster from Vertebrate Teaching Poster set Assorted books on … Continue reading

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Animal Classification: Mammals + Fish

As promised, to go along with the Animal Classification Booklet download, here are my plans and resources for the first two groups we talked about in co-op, mammals and fish. Again, this class is for ages 5-8. In our first … Continue reading

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Animal Classification Booklet

Our winter session of homeschool co-op is just five weeks of classes, so I’m offering an animal classification class for ages 5-8. This is a really fun age group, very enthusiastic, and while it’s called “animal” it’s really vertebrate classification. … Continue reading

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