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Linking Local Wildlife

£7.00
SKU ESR12CS80900
Key Stage 1 Biodiversity ESR Year 1 Year 2

This three-lesson scheme of work for KS1 will encourage your class to think about the plants and animals in your local area and how they are all connected to each other. They will start to understand that plants and animals depend on each other for survival and that we need to help take care of plants and animals so that the balance is maintained.

 
#TheCompleteSeries3lessons

Containing detailed lesson plans, slides for the teaching input and a range of differentiated printable activities, this ‘Linking Local Wildlife’ scheme of work for Year 1/2 is a fun and engaging way to encourage your class to consider the importance of the wildlife around them.

#Lesson1LivingThingsAroundUs

This lesson starts by showing your class pictures of a variety of animals. They have to decide whether or not they would find these animals in their local area. They will go on to consider a variety of habitats before exploring their local area to see what different plants and animals they can spot. Alternatively, they can sort the plants and animals that a fictional character found on their own hunt around the local area.

This downloadable lesson comes with a lesson plan, a slideshow presentation and printable teaching resources.

 

What's included:

  • Lesson plan
  • Slides
  • Activity ideas
  • Differentiated hunt sheets
  • Results Cards
#Lesson2UnderstandingDependence

In this lesson, children will start to understand that plants and animals are linked and all depend on each other for survival. They will look at some examples of specific plants and animals that are interdependent (such as bees and flowers) and make start to make simple links between familiar plants and animals.

This downloadable lesson comes with a lesson plan, a slideshow presentation and printable teaching resources.

 

What's included:

  • Lesson plan
  • Slides
  • Activity ideas
  • Differentiated worksheets
  • Apple Tree Web sheet
  • Living Things cards
  • Sentence cards
#Lesson3BugHotels

In the final lesson of this series, children will establish that animals, just like humans, need a safe place to live. They will explore some reasons why animal habitats are destroyed or disturbed, then look and what bug hotels are and how they support the plants and animals in the local environment. Children will then design and make their own bug hotels.

This downloadable lesson comes with a lesson plan, a slideshow presentation and printable teaching resources.

 

What's included:

  • Lesson plan
  • Slides
  • Activity ideas
  • Differentiated worksheets
  • Challenge card
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