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Science is Fun

Science is Fun

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Tutorial

Let's play a game

Now you will play a game and look for animals that are camouflaging into their environment. Please click on the game you would like to play. You may choose looking for amphibians, rabbits, bears, lizards, etc.

Source: Hidden animal games - learn animal camouflage. (n.d.). Retrieved November 14, 2015, from http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/hidden animals/Hidden Animals.htm

Camouflage

When animals camouflage it helps them to survive. To be able to camouflage means to be able to blend into your surroundings. Please read the following information on the four types of camouflage.

Source: Animal Camouflage Pictures and Information for Kids. (n.d.). Retrieved November 14, 2015, from http://oakdome.com/k5/lesson-plans/powerpoint/animal-camouflage-pictures-and-information.php

Animals that camouflage into their environment. These animals camouflage very well into their surroundings.

Source: Top 10 Animals That Camouflage. (n.d.). Retrieved November 14, 2015, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5pQg7e_sac

What is Camouflage?

NGSS: LS1.A: Structure and Function - All organisms have external parts. Different animals use their body parts in different ways to see, hear, grasp objects, protect themselves, move from place to place, and seek, find, and take in food, water and air.

Objective: Students will be able to sort animals that would be camouflaged easily.