Plant and animal adaptations EMMA MCCLELLAN 4TH PERIOD 4-29-13
WHAT ARE ADAPTATIONS ? an adaptation helps animals by letting animals blend in called camouflage . Mimicry helps animals look like another animal: Example monarch butterfly
Camouflage • helps animals blend in. example chameleon
Migration– means to move from place to place Whooping cranes , artic lemmings ,buffalo , whales , sand snipers and many more animals migrate these are just some animals that migrate.
Insulation • Animals that lack insulation mostly store fat such as blubber or a heavy coat of fur. Example seal. Insulation-doesn’t conduct heat well.
Instinct • This turtle is an example of instinct turtles automatically know to go in there shell if a predator is after it. Instinct-is inherited Inherited-a behavior that’s not learned such as eye color, hair color, and skin color.
Seasonal adaptations Seasonal adaptations are such as gathering food for the winter , hibernation , or burrowing in the ground for winter to sleep. Most animals increase activity during Autumn to prepare for winter.
Phototropism The way AN PLANT MOVES TOWARDS THE LIGHT.IN THIS PICTURE THE PLANT IS MOVING TOWARDS THE LAMP.
Richard Pearson • Richard Pearson is a biologist • Biologist-a scientist that studies living organisms