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Animal structures


Curipod generated lesson: "Animal structures". #1-4

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
Name one structure that animals have that helps them survive?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Animal structures are the features that help them survive. These features can be internal or external. Some animal structures are used for protection, movement, and/or communication.
Animal Structures
3. Slide
60 seconds
Internal structure: External structure: Adaptation:
4. Slide
60 seconds
Some animals have structures called 'horns' used in defense. Owls can turn their heads almost 270 degrees due to their special neck structure. The elephant's trunk is made up of 40,000 muscles!
Fun facts:
5. Slide
60 seconds
6. Open question
660 seconds
What are the three main structural features that all animals have in common?
7. Slide
60 seconds
Reproduction Nutrition
All Animals Have
8. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Create a drawing of a mythical creature that lives in a deep, dark cave. The creature should have five distinct features and a color palette of at least three colors. You may use any medium to create your drawing.
9. Poll
20 seconds
Which of these animals has a back bone?
  • Snail
  • Jelly Fish
  • Frog
10. Slide
60 seconds
11. Poll
300 seconds
What type of spine do mammals have?
  • Vertebrae
  • Exoskeleton
  • Cartilage
  • Ribs
12. Open question
660 seconds
What is the difference between an exoskeleton and an endoskeleton?
13. Slide
60 seconds
An exoskeleton is a hard covering that supports and protects the bodies of some types of animals. The word exoskeleton means “outside skeleton.” Many invertebrates, or animals without backbones, have exoskeletons. Insects are the largest group of animals that have an exoskeleton.
14. Slide
60 seconds
15. Word cloud
60 seconds
Describe different types of bird beaks!
16. Poll
300 seconds
What is the purpose of a bird's beak?
  • To fly
  • To eat
  • To swim
  • To sing
17. Poll
300 seconds
What is the purpose of a fish's gills?
  • To hear
  • To see
  • To breathe
  • To smell
18. Poll
300 seconds
How many legs do insects have?
  • Six
  • Four
  • Eight
  • Two
19. Poll
300 seconds
What type of feet do reptiles have?
  • Flippers
  • Hooves
  • Claws
  • Paws
20. Open question
210 seconds
What are the three things that animal structures are needed for?

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