Old Mill Elementary

Classification
Scientists use a classification system to help label and identify plants, animals, and other organisms on our earth. Scientists use classification to organize information.  Living organisms have been classified into the Animal Kingdom based on characteristics and attributes.
 
 
Vertebrates
http://www.kidport.com/RefLIB/Science/Animals/AnimalIndexV.htm
 
Amphibians Birds Fish
Mammals Reptiles

 

 
Invertebrates
 
Insects Arachnids
 
4th Grade Sci-ber Text:  Classification
 

Characteristics of Animals

http://www.k12.hi.us/~haiku/fourth/index.html

(under science, use this to explain basic features of animals) 
 
Last Modified on June 4, 2009
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