7 Characteristics of Mammals Breathe air with lungs.Warm-blooded.Body covered with fur or hair.Develop inside mother’s body.Produce milk to feed their young.
8 Characteristics of Birds Live on land.Breathe air with lungs.Body covered with feathers.Have hollow, lightweight bones.Lay eggs.
9 Characteristics of Reptiles Live mainly on land.Breathe air with lungs.Cold-blooded.Body covered with hard plates or scales.Most lay soft-shelled eggs.
10 Characteristics of Fish Live entirely in water.Obtain dissolved oxygen from water with gills.Cold-blooded.Most are covered with scales.Most lay eggs.
11 Animals can be classified in many ways Animals can be classified in many ways. Make a table grouping these animals according to their body covering: scales, skin, fur and hair, feathers, shell.rabbitwhaleturtlesnakeowlfishzebrasalamanderlionfrogbutterflycrocodilebirdsnailcatAnswers next
12 Butterflies have scales? Body coveringsshellskinfur/hairfeathersscalessnailfroglionowlsnaketurtlewhalerabbitbirdfishsalamanderzebracrocodilecatbutterflyButterflies have scales?
13 their colors seem to fade. Did you know that butterfly wings are covered with tiny colored scales? These scales give butterflies their beautiful patterns. When butterflies get older, they lose these scales andtheir colors seem to fade.Let’s classify the animals another way………………..
14 Animal Characteristics can be Physical or Behavioral
17 Movement Some animals hop. Some animals slither. Some animals swim. Some animals fly.Some animals walk.Some animals crawl.Some animals ski.
18 This time make a table grouping these animals according to movement: swim, fly, crawl, hop, walk, slither. Keep in mind that some animals move several ways.rabbitwhaleturtlesnakeowlfishzebrasalamanderlionfrogbutterflycrocodilebirdsnailcatAnswers next
19 MovementswimflycrawlhopwalkslitherfishbutterflysalamanderfrogzebrasnailwhalebirdcrocodilerabbitcatsalamandercrocodileowlturtlebirdlionsnaketurtleCan you think of another way to classify them?
20 Quantities/Qualities Lab Quantity: Is the number of something.Qualities: Are characteristics that can be either physical or behavioral.
21 Qualities:Long trunk/nose.Large ear flaps.Tusks.Large body.Quantities:One trunk.Two tusks.Two ears.Four legs
22 Qualities/Quantities Lab Instructions 10 StationsEach Station will have a different Specimen.At your assigned station, you will write the name of the specimen.You will list 5 Qualities and 5 Quantities of the specimen.
23 Do You Have Any Questions? Actually, I do have a question.