Classifying Critters


  • Aug 19 2010 9:50 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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This resource, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, describes how scientists classify Earth's vertebrates. It also provides a brief description of what the terms species, genus, and family mean. After reading the introductory information, students can practice classifying several animals.

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    Grade: TK/K to 5

    Topics: Science, Life Sciences


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