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Animal Habitats

Animal Habitat Hotlist
List of links to various types of habitats and the animals who live there
http://search.looksmart.com/p/browse/us1/us317914/us10002954/
us90186/us10132882/?qt=&tb=web

ABC Teach
Animal Habitat Theme unit materials
http://abcteach.com/directory/theme_units/habitats/

Animals Found in New England
http://www.dedham.k12.ma.us/webquest/fall2003/am/webquest.htm

Animal Habitats
Match the animals and their habitats
http://www.uen.org/utahlink/activities/view_activity.cgi?activity_id=3792

Backyard Habitats - National Wildlife Federation
An Official Backyard Wildlife Habitat site
http://www.nwf.org/backyardwildlifehabitat/

School Yard Habitats - National Wildlife Federation
http://www.nwf.org/schoolyardhabitats/

Kidzone & Ranger Rick
http://www.nwf.org/kids/

Migrate, Hibernate or Resist
When winter hits, animals have three choices; migrate, hibernate or resist. How do animals deal with winter?
http://www.wildnewengland.org/article1.html

Walk on the Wild Side
How do animals survive in the city? Where do they find shelter? How many habitats can you find in your neighbor?

Students take a wildlife field trip of the neighborhood with the Magic School Bus and Ms. Frizzle to discover what animals might live there. From Scholastic.
http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/games/teacher/critters/

Everyone Needs a Home Webquest
Take a look at this webquest to see how these animals find shelter.
http://www.cap.nsw.edu.au/bb_site_intro/stage1_Modules/shelter/shelter.html

Animal Adaptations - An Internet Field Trip
Fitting in with your environment-- that's what animal adaptations are all about! Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/results/view.asp?SubjectID=4&SubheadID=9&
TopicID=107&GradeID=&PageURL=%2Ffieldtrp%2Fk2%2Fanimadap%2Ehtm

Animal Diaries
Come with us on a journey into the world of animals.  We will join them in their homelands -
their habitats around the globe.  We need to hear from the animals of the earth.
http://www.tesan.vuurwerk.nl/diaries/index.html

 

Kathleen Martell, Instructional Technology Specialist
Needham Public Schools, Needham MA