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March 28, 2015
by Mrs F
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The chain of life

We visited the vegetable garden to explore what living things lived there and how they depended on each other. After our visit to the vegetable garden we used Ecolinc’s field guide to explore the diet and habitat of the animals we found. Then each group made a claim “We think ….lives in the vegetable garden because……..”

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March 28, 2015
by Mrs F
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Life Cycles

Each group became an expert on a living things life-cycle.

March 28, 2015
by Mrs F
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Classification

Once we knew what was living and then classified it as an animal the fun began. We used a branching key to classify different animals according to their observable features. Some were tricky!

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Following the key

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Classification at work

 

March 28, 2015
by Mrs F
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Living Things

The 3/4 classes are exploring Living Together as their biology unit. To begin they had to sort living from non-living and then decide what made something living.IMG_2089

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