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What two words describe an animal's home?
Habitat: the natural environment of an animal, including the plants, water, and climate that it needs to survive Adaptation: a physical or behavioral change that an animal makes to survive in its habitat Biodiversity: the variety of plants and animals in a habitat
Can you name the habitat this is? Who would live here?
Work together in pairs: Q: What are the two main things that animals need to survive in their habitats?
What type of habitat would you find a polar bear in, and why do you think it is suited to that habitat?
Brain Break: Draw an animal who can not live here or a plant who can not live here.
The majority of the world's penguin colonies are located in Antarctica, but some penguins also live in South America, Australia, New Zealand, and Africa. The Eastern Gray Squirrel can survive in a variety of habitats, from the desert to the rainforest to urban areas. The Pangolin, also known as the scaly anteater, can be found in Africa and Asia and is the only mammal that is completely covered in scales.
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Should wild animals be allowed to live in human habitats?
What is the name of an animal that lives in water for most of its life?
- Aquatic Animal
- Land Mammal