K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

List Serve - Web Resources

Science: Animals

General Animal Resources are listed first,
then specific animals can be found in the table below!

General Animal Resources

Alberta - Needs of Animals and Plants - http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/agic6502?opendocument  Links and lesson plans for Grade 1 Needs of Plants and Animals.

Animal Diversity Web - http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html The University of Michigan Museum of Zoology has developed this amazing site - searchable database with concise info and photos.

Animal Planet - http://animal.discovery.com/html This site has many different categories and videos.

Be the Creature - http://www.bethecreature.tv/tvseries/showclips.html Show clips from Kratt's creatures

BBC's Animals - http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/animals/ Wonderful photos, interesting research topics.

Bio Links Online Database - http://www.biozone.co.nz/links.html Another incredible database to access specific information and photos on animals.
Educypedia - http://www.educypedia.be/ Incredibly enormous database. Just enter your word and search.
Electronic Zoo - http://netvet.wustl.edu/ssi.htm Searchable database with images
Enchanted Learning - http://www.zoomschool.com/coloring/ Labeled diagrams available for most animals.
eNature.com - http://www.enature.com/ This is my favorite animal site, because it not only gives a brief description of the animal as well as photos, but it also has the audio files that are amazing.

Carol's Favorite - 2011

Howard Hughes Medical Institute - http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/ Great ideas for exploring information about animals and other topics.

Kratt's Creatures - http://www.pbs.org/kratts/ Several links to choose from - animals by continent, creature of the week, episodes... You will need to subscribe.

Native Village: Animals Library - http://www.nativevillage.org/Libraries/animals_library.htm  Excellent collection of links

Smithsonian National Zoo - http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/WebCams/ 13 web cams to have online viewing of a variety of animals. Also, if you go to their home page, you can access their database for animal information.

Switch Zoo - http://www.switcheroozoo.com/ Kids can select different animal parts to create their own animal. Too much fun!

Wildfiles - http://www.wildfiles.tv/ Fun and interactive site; enjoyable for kids; research and games

Zoboomafoo - http://pbskids.org/zoboo/  Some games, animal features, karaoke, more

 

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List Serve Mailing - January 28, 2006
Updated 09/30/06