Desert Plant & Animal Habitats

Information About This Unit

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:

Desert Book Activity: 

  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • Staples or yarn or another method of binding pages into a book

 

Cactus Adaptations:

  • 2 sponges
  • Toothpicks
  • Clay
  • 2 plastic cups
  • Small piece of wax paper
  • A flashlight
  • Scissors
  • Water
  • Scales (postage type will work)
  • Paper
  • A pencil

 

Shoebox Desert:

  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • A shoebox (no lid needed)
  • Sand
  • Various colors of construction paper
  • Modeling clay 
  • Crayons
  • Scissors
  • Card stock (optional)

 

Endangered Desert Species Game:

  • A printer and basic printing supplies
  • 9 pieces 8.5 x 11" card stock
  • Scissors
  • Glue

 

Day and Night in the Desert:

  • 1 piece of white or light blue construction paper
  • 1 piece of black construction paper
  • 2 pieces of brown construction paper
  • White drawing paper
  • Tape
  • Markers, crayons, or colored pencils

 

Printables:

  • Printer supplies
  • Pencil

Links to Free Learning Material

Tags
Subjects: Science
Grade Levels: 2nd Grade
Resource Type: Lesson
Instructional Method: Traditional
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