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Plant And Animal Adaptations PowerPoint

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28 pages (PDF, PowerPoint)|This resource is suitable for Grades: 5 - 6

A 28 slide editable PowerPoint Template for teaching a unit on plant and animal adaptation.

This PowerPoint presentation includes:

  • a tuning in activity, where students brainstorm the features of three different environments, as well as the features of organisms living in those environments
  • slides on adaptation, genetic mutation and the three types of adaptations present in plants and animals
  • structural adaptations slides, including both teacher explanation and an activity for students
  • behavioral adaptations slides, including both teacher explanation and an activity for students
  • physiological adaptations slides, including both teacher explanation and an activity for students
  • summary slide.

All worksheets mentioned in this PowerPoint can be found in the Animal Adaptations Teaching Resource Pack. You might also like to use the posters and additional cut-out decorations for group activities and assignments.

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  • Changed 'protection from prey' to 'protection from predators' on slide 24.

    Fix by Stephanie (Teach Starter) 2nd Mar, 2017

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