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Lesson 1: Characteristics of all Mammals

Overview

Students will analyze images of different land and water based mammals to determine some of their main characteristics.

Objectives

At the end of this lesson, students will be able to identify that all mammals have hair, feed their live offspring with milk, have a backbone, and are warm-blooded.

Vocabulary

mammal, warm-blooded, backbone, mammary glands

Materials

Mammals Unit Lesson 1 (PDF)*
Mammals Unit Lesson 1 PowerPoint*
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