Animal Adaptations

Information About This Unit

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:


  • Colored toothpicks or colored paper clips
  • Grassy area
  • Paper
  • Pencil


 Butterfly Camouflage: 

  • Printer supplies
  • Scissors
  • Crayons, markers or colored pencils
  • Butterfly template found on page 16 of the PDF file


My Just So Story: 

  • Just So Stories 
  • Tablet writing paper or Microsoft Word  
  • Drawing paper or Microsoft Paint 
  • Pencil 
  • Crayons, markers or colored pencils


My Adaptable Animal: 

  • Paper to make notes
  • Pencil
  • Glogster account (parent will register for a free teacher account)
  • Reference books on animals and lessons included in this unit

Penguin Adaptations: 

  • Two large sheets of paper
  • Tub of water (the sink will work fine)


Printables and Worksheets:

  • Printer supplies
  • Pencil
  • Crayons, colored pencils, or markers

Links to Free Learning Material

Subjects: Science
Grade Levels: 4th Grade
Resource Type: Lesson
Instructional Method: Traditional