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Lesson Five – Dolphins and Whales

This science teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to explore and record how different mammals are adapted to living in the sea environment. The class can produce artwork of a whale and dolphin and write sentences to explain why they are a special type of animal.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and record how different mammals are adapted to living in the sea environment

Learning Objectives

Identify and name a variety of animals in their matching habitats. Describe how different habitats provide for the basic needs of different kinds of animals.

Learning Outcomes

I can name and describe animals that live in a marine environment. I can explain how mammals are adapted to living in the sea.

Dolphins and Whales

Teaching sequence to help the children explore and record how different mammals are adapted to living in the sea environment

Sea Creatures

Display poster to help the children identify, describe and compare different animals that live in a marine habitat

Whale

Template to help the children explain how a sea creature is adapted to living in a marine habitat [enlarge to A3]

Dolphin

Template to help the children explain how a sea creature is adapted to living in a marine habitat [enlarge to A3]

Dolphins and Whales

Interactive activity to help the children explore and record how different mammals are adapted to living in the sea environment

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and record how different mammals are adapted to living in the sea environment

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