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Animal HatsAdd to list Details
In this arts and crafts activity about animals and animal characteristics, learners will design animal hats and role-play as animals.
Bean BugsAdd to list Details
In this outdoor biology and math activity, learners estimate the size of a population of organisms too numerous to count.
Ask an Elder
In this activity, learners listen to a story and tell a story of their own as they learn about the importance of elders in Native American cultures.
This resource contains ideas and brief instructions on how to build animals out of construction paper and other simple materials.
Keeping a Field Journal
In this activity, learners start their own field journal to better understand the wildlife in their area.
Designer Ears: Make “better” ears!
Find out what it would be like to have ears shaped differently from your own! Design and make different animal ears then try them out.
Small Snails, Enormous Elephants
This activity (located on page 2 of PDF) introduces learners to the real size of animals using nonstandard measurement.
Animals are Amazing!
In this activity, learners use measurement concepts to make models of what their body parts might look like if they were a snake or a chameleon.
Flower PowderAdd to list Details
In this outdoor activity, learners use artificial bees and paper models of flowers to find out how bees transfer pollen from one flower to another.
Race for Survival
During this interactive "survival" game, students learn about the importance of camouflage and how it helps animals to blend into their surroundings, as either predator or prey.
EnvirolopesAdd to list Details
In this outdoor activity and observation game, learners hunt for a variety of textures, colors, odors and evidence of organisms in the activity site.
Animals in a GrasslandAdd to list Details
In this outdoor, warm weather activity, learners use sweepnets to search a grassy area such as a large lawn or field, collecting small animals to find as many different kinds of animals as possible.
Snug as a BugAdd to list Details
In this outdoor activity, learners make models of homes that might protect small animals from the elements, then search living plants for real structures made by small animals.
In this activity about living things and gravity (page 5 of PDF), learners design and build an exoskeleton or an endoskeleton for an animal of their own invention.
Polar Bear GloveAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners will explore how animal in cold areas stay warm.
A Day in the Life of a San Francisco Native AnimalAdd to list Details
In this activity, students will learn some key information about a San Francisco native animal and then write a firsthand account of their experience from the perspective of that animal in the time be
Tweak Your BeakAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners will explore how different bird beaks work and discover what birds can eat based on their beak shape.
Memory MatchAdd to list Details
In this classic memory game (on pages 37-45 of PDF), learners turn over tiles to reveal images on the back.
Build a Coral PolypAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners build one or more edible coral polyps and place them together to form a colony.
Animal Tape Rescue
In this activity learners will "rescue" animals from tape and then sort the animals. Learners will use science process skills such as categorizing and making observations while they play.