Sunken LessonAnimal Adaptations: Sunken Lesson Animal Adaptations 4th and 5th Grades Vocabulary: Vocabulary Adaptation: any body part, behavior, or physiological capability that increases an animal's ability to survive in its environment.
Behavior: - anything an animal does involving action and/or response to stimulation. Vocabulary: Vocabulary Biome : The world's major communities, classified according to the predominant vegetation and characterized by adaptation of organisms to that particular environment.
Confusing its Predators: Confusing its Predators Counter Shading: dark and light colors are a form of camouflage.
A single zebra is hard for a lion to pick out in the herd.
Vocabulary: Vocabulary Conservation: taking care of our environment by wisely managing its resources
Ecosystem: a unit of plants, animals, and nonliving components of an environment that interact.
Environment: the total surroundings and forces that act upon a living thing.
Vocabulary: Vocabulary Endangered species: a species of plant or animal of which numbers are decreasing at an alarming rate and is threatened with extinction by human-made or natural changes in the environment.
Extinct: no longer existing on the Earth.
Habitat: the place where an animal lives.
Camouflage: Camouflage Camouflage: coloration that blends in with the surrounding environment.
Habitat: Habitat Each Habitat creates its own environment unique to each animal.
Endangered Species: Endangered Species Animals that fail to adapt may become endangered or even extinct.
Lack of conservation or mismanagement of land, water, and air can cause extinction. Other Adaptations: Other Adaptations Bird Beaks
Feet or claws