Before taking the Science Quiz today students played a game called "Center Piece" in teams. Ask your children tonight how they played the game and reviewed key vocabulary words and concepts from our Cells and Classifying Life units. pp. 18-45
In groups today students arranged animals according to similarities they observed in each one. Later students read in their Science textbooks how animals were classified and given their scientific names. Discuss with your children how animals are given their scientific names and grouped by common characteristics from species to kingdoms on pp. 40 and 41!
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