Lesson Plan

What's Your Habitat?

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How do human habitats compare to animal habitats? Individuals begin their nature discovery by drawing their own habitats that extend beyond their houses. Pupils ensure their drawings include the four habitat elements of food, water, cover, and place to raise young. At the end, the class compares their habitats to other animal habitats or to habitats in space.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Lead a discussion on the location of the major four habitat elements within a neighborhood
  • Compare how habitats of humans differ around the world
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires class members to have a basic understanding of the needs of animals and humans
  • Provides suggestions for older pupils
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