The World Under a Rock!

Not only does Patrick the Starfish live under a rock, but so do many other types of creatures. From slugs to centipedes to spiders, rocks are home to all sortss of crawly things. Find out more in the video.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Take a nature walk around the school to look for creatures living under rocks, and have pupils record their observations in an observation sheet
  • Prepare a worksheet to go along with the video so that learners can answer questions as they watch
Classroom Considerations

  • Resource is the fourth in a series of 26 Earth science videos
  • Best suited for elementary-aged scientists
Pros

  • Provides safety tips for looking at living things under rocks
  • Cartoon and real images help support the topic under investigation
Cons

  • None
Common Core