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Lesson Four – Reindeer

This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to explore and record information about a type of animal that has adapted to living in winter conditions. The class can name different parts of a reindeer and suggest how they can be used by the animal to stay safe during the winter.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and record information about a type of animal that has adapted to living in winter conditions

Learning Objectives

Identifies obvious similarities and differences when exploring and observing. Investigates living things by using all the senses as appropriate.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify the parts of an animal and explain their functions. I can say how animals adapt to living in different environments.

Reindeer

Teaching sequence to help the children explore and record information about a type of animal that has adapted to living in winter conditions

Reindeer

Display posters to help the children name different parts of a reindeer and suggest how they can be used the animal to stay safe during the winter

Reindeer Labels

Activity cards to help the children name, locate and label different parts of a reindeer visible on a photograph

Reindeer Parts

Template to help the children identify and record the functions of different parts of a reindeer used to adapt to winter conditions

Reindeer

Interactive activity to help the children explore and record information about a type of animal that has adapted to living in winter conditions

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and record information about a type of animal that has adapted to living in winter conditions

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