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Deserts Teaching Resources

This collection contains an extensive array of educational resources for teaching elementary school students about deserts. You will find lesson plans, educational posters, informative teaching presentations, maps and classroom decorations to help inform your students about the unique flora and fauna of these extreme environments.

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    Desert PowerPoint

    An 11-slide editable PowerPoint to use in the classroom when learning about deserts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Desert – PowerPoint Template

    A desert themed PowerPoint Template to add some creativity to your classroom PowerPoint presentations.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: K - 7
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    What is a Desert? Poster

    A poster with information about the plant life, climate, and annual rainfall that characterize a desert environment.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 2 - 5
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    Desert Word Wall Vocabulary

    A set of desert related vocabulary word wall cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 14 pages Grades: 2 - 5 Is Customisable
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    Desert Background

    A background for a desert scene.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page
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    Desert Page Border

    A page border with a desert theme.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: K - 7 Is Customisable
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    Deserts

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand how climate can influence the vegetation and animals found in a desert.

    Teach Starter Publishing 47 pages 60 mins