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Science: Desert Animal Survival

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This is a theme that I create for my Grade 8 science class in the UK.  There are 21 pages of science based on desert animals and their survival techniques to handle the harsh environment of the desert.  This could fit in very well with a theme on the deserts of the world that you may be teaching your children.  Look out for a resource on desert envirmoments in the Burt Book listing.  

Not only is science covered but in keeping with UK requirements to include literacy in other subjects, this theme also includes vocabulary building, grammar and spelling topics. 

 
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Kim Y. [Featured Reviewer]
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February 15th, 2015
This is a very interesting book! There are enough facts, vocabulary words, and comprehension activities to make mom happy with a writing style and interesting topics to make my 7th grade science lover happy. We're using it to supplement the science [...]
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21
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BB0002
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February 09, 2015
This title was added to our catalog on February 09, 2015.
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Burt Books
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