Editorial: if you don't already subscribe to Enchanted Learning, you really should. ARKive Education This is the ed section of the wonderful Arkive site above.
Alligator Snapping Turtle vs Common Snapping Turtle One is a roamer: fast, aggressive, and has major attitude. "Bring the wild to your classroom with ARKive Education!
All About Owls is part of Zoom Birds from Enchanted Learning (one of the best kid sites evah).
The other is an ambush predator: slow, patient, and has one of the strongest bites on Earth. Animals from all over the world are indexed geographically by continents, by order, and by habitats and ecosystems. This site is at a junior high/grade 7 and up level. Our FREE education resources for 5-18 year olds can be used to teach a range of curriculum subjects including science, geography, English and art.
Scroll over to the right on their menu bar and there's a whole big section on plants, including a list of all the species at the zoo! Animal Fact Guide is a site for Kindergarten through middle school. Packed full of links to our amazing wildlife photos, videos and fact files, " Divided by ages into five sections, the page also has "fun stuff" and videos. Venture into the world of the walrus, with two intrepid divers and cameramen.
The Fun Stuff section has nice printable: mazes, coloring pages, and word searches. Parents, there's a page for you explaining the activities and safety measures. Their Petsource section has guides to cats, dogs, and other pets, cat and dog breed info, dog horoscopes (Whaaa? The Wild Animals section has an A to Z listing of animals, bird guides, mammal guides, butterfly guides, an endangered species guide, and a lot more! Stone carving of a bull aurochs from Grotta del Romito, southern Italy. Big as an American bison, aurochs had distinctive curved horns. Yes, we know this carving isn't quite correct, BUT it conveys the POWER of this beast. Australian Animals Nice, easy to use site with lots of photos, and descriptions of how the animals interact with humans. Australian Fauna This really is a good site for research, as it has a lot of information.
"Did you know that elephants hold grudges or that cougars can't roar? Animal Facts from Canadian Geographic Everything a kid would need to do a report on any of 56 Canadian animals (& birds & fish)! "Animal Jam is an online playground for kids where they can learn about the natural world while playing with friends." Animals facts, printables, more. The Games sections is stupendous fun for kids of all ages. "Find out more about your favourite animals, where and how they live..." Hundreds of mammals and birds, dozens of amphibians, reptiles, fish, mollusks, crustaceans, insects, other arthropods, echinoderms. Easy to use, with animals listed in alphabetical order.
(They also include The Owl Pages in the bibliography!
) A traffic camera in Montreal captured this image.
(Cougars scream, a truly scary noise.) Learn interesting animal facts and download free coloring pages at Animal Fact Guide." Links to a Great White Shark tracker and a Giant Squid video! Printable pages for each animal, or just open the files. All these things can be reached from the golden menu bar near the top of the screen. A great reference for school reports or just to explore! This is Nat Geo's animal site map page, with photos and facts about animals from aardvark to zebra. Stunning amounts of highly organized information presented so wonderfully! Animals that you didn't know existed Learn about 26 animals from all over the world. Baby animals and their moms Bagheera Named after Mowgli's panther friend.
Includes amphibians, birds, bugs, fish, invertebrates, mammals, prehistoric, and reptiles. You come away with the same feelings you have after watching a good movie. This imgur album has good photos and enough information to make you want to find out more! One of the oldest endangered species sites, still a very good resource. Jewel Cave is in the southern Black Hills of South Dakota, near Wyoming. Bears Of The World "Bears are one of the most widely distributed terrestrial mammals on earth.
It has Animal Facts with photos for 39 popular animals. Good, basic elementary level information about the members of the animal kingdom, with basic taxonomy (no big words). Arthropod Story "This interactive investigation delves into the amazing world of the arthropods..." Simple language and lots of pictures. Read about these tusked giants, relatives of seals. See a photo gallery of walruses hunting clams, hauling out, hanging out, and walrus babies.