ANIMAL Comprehension Review By Linda McCartha Second Grade Windsor Elementary Columbia, SC
ANIMAL HOW? WHY? Protective Coloration For hunting For hiding Mimicry
Black skin of polar bear under its white fur Black skin of polar bear nose Polar bear fur
How does a large-mouthed bass’s dark top and light bottom protect it from above and below? It camouflages itself with Protective Coloration or Mimicry
A snowshoe hare uses Protective Coloration or Mimicry for hiding. What happens to the snowshoe’s hair in the spring? What happens to the snowshoe’s hair in the fall?
What is the purpose of its camouflage? or For hunting For hiding
When the masked crab makes its costume out of seaweed and a walking stick pretends to be a small branch, they use Protective Coloration or Mimicry Walking sticks can change color (Green or brown) with seasons.
How is a black bear camouflaged? The black bear’s coat helps it to hide among dark trees and bushes hide against desert sand or
This moth is using ____________ to pretend to be or to look like something else. Protective Coloration or Mimicry Do you see its eyespots? What is the purpose of its eyespots? or For hunting For hiding
Internet Resources http://www.ochwilla.org/Camo/camo.html http://www.niehs.nih.gov/omfeb/fishing.htm http://animals.timduru.org/dirlist/bunny_Rabbit/SnowshoeRabbit_01-OnSnow.jpg http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&hl=en&lr=&rls=TSHA%2CTSHA%3A2004-49%2CTSHA%3Aen&q=snowshoe+rabbit&btnG=Search http://www.fcps.k12.va.us/StratfordLandingES/Ecology/mpages/polyphemus_moth.htm http://images.google.com/images?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&rls=TSHA,TSHA:2004-49,TSHA:en&q=zebra&sa=N&tab=wi http://ice-glaces.ec.gc.ca/content_contenu/images/bearours3.jpg http://debtorby.typepad.com/connections/327_walking_stick.jpg Games- http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/camouflage/camouflage.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/leopards/seeinggame.html http://www.activescience-gsk.com/games/index.cfm?module=2