The wonderful world of animals provides an engaging, stimulating topic within which children can learn science. From the animals that exist in the children's locality, observing them and providing them with animal-friendly habitat where they can be safe, survive and thrive, to how to care for the animals that live in their homes alongside many of them, or even in their classrooms! This list consists of lesson plans, activities and ideas to support the teaching of science through the topic of Animals. It contains ideas for how to link science to the topic, tips on using the resources, suggestions for further use and background subject knowledge to support teachers in delivering the science objectives through this topic.
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