National Wildlife Federation: Habitat Hunt

Participants conduct a search for important habitat elements for several animals.

Learning Objectives:
Participants will be able to:
◆ Define the term habitat, and the basic needs it must meet in order for wildlife to survive there.
◆ Differentiate between kinds of wildlife habitats.
◆ Apply understanding of habitats to find a suitable one outside.

Grade Level: 3-6
Time: 1 hour or more, depending on time for research.

Science Topics
Ecology, Zoology
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade
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