identify the basic needs of plants and animals;
Science Experiment - How Does Soil Affect Seed Growth?
A science experiment which explores the growth and change of a seedling.
Bean Growth Experiment
An experiment for students to observe the growth and change of a plant.
Creating Oxygen - Experiment
A hands-on experiment to use when investigating how oxygen is made.
Shelter Building - Experiment
A hands-on experiment to use when investigating how shelters protect living things.
Animal Needs – Worksheet
Practice and review vocabulary associated with basic animal needs with this worksheet.
How Living Things Survive – Teaching Presentation
Use this 13-slide teaching presentation to teach your students about the physical characteristics of animals and plants, which help them meet their basic needs.
Animal Needs and Adaptations Mini-Book
Read and learn about animal adaptations and basic needs with this 14-page mini-book.
Animals and Their Habitats - Cut and Match Worksheets
Match animals with their habitats with a set of cut and paste worksheets.
Plants - Illustrated Word Wall
Discover the world of plant-related vocabulary with an illustrated plant word wall display.
Parts of a Plant Mini Books K-2
Read and learn about the parts of a plant with a set of differentiated printable readers.
What Do Plants Need? Worksheets
Cut, paste, and read about what plants need to survive with a pair of printable plant worksheets.
Parts of a Plant - Observation Flipbook
Draw and write to record observations of the parts of a plant with a printable plant flipbook.
Beans in a Bag - Mini Greenhouse Experiment
“Grow” your students’ knowledge of plant life cycles with a printable greenhouse template and observation journal.