In this activity, students will read about mimicry and identify the different types.
By completing this lesson, your students will be able to:
- Obtain and evaluate information from a nonfiction text about mimicry.
- Identify the type of mimicry from examples.
- Complete a crossword puzzle to assess understanding of mimicry concepts.
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Wild Kids is a collection of simple activities that can be used to introduce students to different wildlife and life science concepts. Each activity includes a two page printable student worksheet and a page of teacher instructions. They have been aligned to the Arizona academic science standards and can be used to promote three dimensional teaching.
In this activity, students will read about the different types of animal mimicry. Then, they will be provided with some examples and must use their knowledge to correctly identify that type of mimicry being represented. Finally, they will complete a crossword puzzle to help assess their understanding of the reading.
This lesson has been correlated to the following Arizona Department of Education academic standards:
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