Elephant lapbook download from Homeschool Share
National Marine Mammal Laboratory
(NMML) conducts research on marine mammals important to the mission of the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), with particular attention to issues related to marine mammals off the coasts of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California.
Steller Sea Lion
General description, Life history, Distribution and migration, Food habits, Human uses.
Steller sea lions research
North Pacific Universities Marine Mammal Research Consortium 200
The muskrat is found in swamps, marshes, and wetlands from northern North America to the Gulf coast and the Mexican border. Early in the 20th century, muskrats were introduced to northern Eurasia (Baker, 1983).
Muskrats. Muskrats? Muskrats! Do you want to know something about muskrats? You've come to the right place! Hundreds of links to muskrat-related pages are given in the categories above. Click on one and explore the world of muskrat on the web.
Photo of Muskrat
Physical characteristics, Habitat, Diet, Reproductive characteristics
All about Muskrats, along with pictures.
Follow that footprint, paw print, hoof print
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
World Wide Wolves
A WebQuest designed to study wolves around the world.
Sea Otter Unit
Lesson plans to study sea otters. Grades: 6-8
The Jane Goodall Institute
Founded by renowned primatologist Jane Goodall, JGI is a global nonprofit that empowers people to make a difference for all living things. We are creating healthy ecosystems, promoting sustainable livelihoods and nurturing new generations of committed, active citizens around the world.
Gorilla by National Geographic Kids
View video, hear audio, and see a map showing where gorillas live.
Mini Unit - Pigs
students will become familiar with basic knowledge about pigs such as the lifestyle of a pig both domestic and wild, food, habitat, appearance, habits, characteristics of different breeds of pigs, and the history of the domestication of pigs. The students will also learn and compare the use of pigs in different societies. The students will also examine the use of pigs in our society and learn about a variety of products which are made from pigs. Students will also explore pigs in a variety of genres in literature and the characteristics of famous pigs in the media. Students will also learn through an interview with a farmer more about the care and maintenance of raising pigs. Students will also compare pigs and guinea pigs and note differences and similarities between the two. 2nd Grade
The official site of the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club has all the information you have been burning to know about Phil and his prediction of long or short winters.