We found 147 resources with the concept wildlife
Should We Let Pandas Go Extinct?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Should cuteness be the top priority in wildlife conservation efforts? Science scholars ponder the process of determining how best to spend conservation dollars in an insightful video. The narrator discusses the strategy of conserving...
The Value of EcotourismLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
To sell or not to sell — that is the dilemma many Kenyan ranchers face. Young scholars research the economic decision these ranchers must consider. As agribusiness moves in, there are real threats to wildlife habitat, that learners take...
Schoolyard Biodiversity Investigation Educator GuideLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
In 1980, in the tropical rainforests of Panama, scientists discovered 1,200 species of beetles living in and around just 19 trees, with most of the species new to science—that's biodiversity! In the activity, learners work in teams to...
Key Deer: Evolution and Species SurvivalLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
When we think of endangered species, we often think of far away places and exotic animals, but one of the most endangered species on the planet right now lives in the Florida Keys. The activity explains how geological change influences...
California Kelp Forest RestorationLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
This unit is so cool, you won't be able to "kelp" yourself! Intended for all grades, this science and activity guide for teachers offers a unique opportunity to understand kelp's role as a valuable ecological resource. Teachers and young...
Animal Encounters: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 6)Lesson Planet
Denali National Park and the rain forests of Brazil are the settings for a series of lessons on animal encounters with grizzly bears and golden lion tamarins. The 32-page packet includes scripted lesson plans, activity suggestions, and...
Wildlife Habitat ChecklistLesson Planet
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a walk on the wild side with a project about animal habitats. After kids observe a chosen animal in its home, they describe the animal's food and water sources, shelter, and how it raises its young. They then write a short fictional...
Mountain Lions in Arizona Lesson 6: Managing for Humans and LionsLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Wildlife biologists take on one of six different roles in order to discuss the management of mountain lions in Arizona. A detailed handout is provided for each participant and a chart for stakeholders to take notes during the community...
Population Limiting Factors ~ Boom or Bust!Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
There was a situation in the Kaibab desert of Arizona during which the deer population exploded. Wildlife biologists examine historical data using a graphing calculator in order to learn about population growth, limiting factors, and...
Scenario Challenge: Promotional Poster for a Wildlife DocumentaryLesson Planet
Seventh graders conduct a wildlife inventory at Field's Grove. In this life science lesson, 7th graders create a poster presentation about organisms found in the area. They turn in project-planning sheets before the trip.