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1 Ateneo de Zamboanga University Grade School PAASCU Level III Accredited ` I. LEARNING OBJECTIVES ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN SCIENCE GRADE TWO At the end of the lessons, the students are expected to: a. identify animals as mammal, birds, fish, reptiles or amphibians ; b. list down some examples of mammals, birds, fish, reptiles or amphibians; c. determine the characteristics of mammals, birds, fish, reptiles or amphibians; d. classify animals according to the food they eat; and e. identify animals that are born alive or hatched from eggs. II. TIME FRAME III. LESSON October 23, 24 and 25, 2013 Animals Kinds of Animals ( Mammals, Birds, Fish, Reptiles, Amphibians ) Food Animals Eat How Animals Are Born References: Ramos, E.G.A (2013). The New Science Links Nicanor Reyes Sr.St., Sampaloc, Manila. Ahito, A.G., Mahinay, E.J. (2007). Science and Life 2. Antonio arnaiz cor. Chino roces Aveneu, Makati City. Coronel, C.C., et.al (2010). Exploring and Protecting Our World 2. Unit 4, bldg. A, Pride Rock Business Park, Gusa Cagayan de Oro City. Epino, M.C., Ramos, E.G.A (2010). Science Links Nicanor Reyes Sr.St., Sampaloc, Manila. IV. LEARNING EXPERIENCE DAY 1

2 Observe the animals in the picture. Did you notice their similarities and differences? Bat, shark, chicken, turtle and frog have backbones. They have different body parts used for movement and getting food. Bat and chicken have wings, but they have different body coverings. Shark, chicken, turtle,and frog lay eggs while bats give birth to their young. What other comparisons have you observed? There are different kinds of animals. Each kind has distinct body covering, parts, movements, places where they live, food they eat, and ways of reproduction. Mammals are covered with hair or fur. Whale, horse, elephant, dog, cow, platypus and others have hair or fur. They give birth to their young and feed them with their milk. Birds like duck, parrot, chicken, turkey, and ostrich are covered with feathers. They have two wings. They have ear holes instead of ears. They lay eggs. Fish like salmon, tuna, koi, shark, barracuda, piranha, and milkfish have scales. They have fins and tails. They breathe through their gills. They lay eggs.

3 Reptiles like lizard, snake, turtle, tortoise, alligator, crocodile, and gecko have rough, thick and dry scales / shells. They lay eggs. They have ear holes instead of ears. They have either four legs or no legs. Amphibians like frog, toad, newt and salamander have smooth and moist skin. They live both in land and on water. They have webbed feet. They breathe through their gills when they are young and through their lungs when they grow up. They lay eggs. Mammals are covered with hair or fur. They give birth to their young and feed them with their milk. Birds are covered with feathers. They have two wings and they lay eggs. Fish are covered with scales. They used their fins for swimming. They lay eggs. Reptiles are covered with thick and dry scales or shells. They lay eggs. Amphibians are covered with moist skin. They breathe through their gills when they are young and with their lungs when they grow up. They lay eggs.

4 A. Write M if the animal is a mammal, B if it is a bird, F if it is a fish, R if it is a reptile and A if it is an amphibian. Write your answer in the box. 1.frog 3. shark 5. parrot 2.whale 4. Snake B. Give two names of animals for the following: Reptile Bird Mammal Amphibian Fish 1. 2.

5 Ateneo de Zamboanga University Grade School PAASCU Level III Accredited ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN SCIENCE GRADE TWO DAY 1 Name: Section : Score: HPS: 10 pts. Activity 1 A. Identify the characteristics being described in each sentence. Write Mammal, Bird, Fish, Reptile or Amphibian in the space provided for. 1. The body is covered with dry and rough scales or shells. 2. They feed their young with their milk. 3. They use their beak or claws to get their food. 4. They breathe through their gills when they are young and through their lungs when they grow up. 5. They use their fins and tail for swimming and balancing. B. Classify the following animals.write the name of the animal in the correct column. horse ostrich toad koi alligator Mammal Bird Fish Reptile Amphibian

6 DAY 2 Look at the pictures closely. Do they have the same food? food does each animal eat? What Animals maybe classified into three groups according to the food they eat. There are animals that eat only grass, leaves, or other parts of the plants for their food. These animals that only eat plants are called herbivores. Butterflies and bees sucks nectar from flowers for their food. Rabbit, horse, goat, elephant, and giraffe are examples of herbivores.

7 Frogs eat insects. Lion and tigers eat meat or flesh of other animals. Snakes eat frogs or chicks. Frogs eat insects. Animals that eat meat or flesh of other animals are called carnivores. Most carnivores kill and eat other animals. They are called predator. The animal that is killed and eaten is called prey. There are animals that eat both meat and plants. They are called omnivores. Humans, cats, ducks, chicken and dog are omnivores. Animals differ in the food they eat. Herbivores are animals that eat plants only. Carnivores are animals that eat meat or flesh of animals. Omnivores are animals that eat both plants and animals.

8 A. Match the animal with the food it eats. Write the letter of the correct answer on the blank before the number. 1. A. chicken kangkong 2. B. Rabbit fly 3. C. snake grass 4. D. goat frog 5. E. lizard corn worm B. Identify the food that animals eat. Color the word/s of the correct answer. 1. Horses eat bones grass frog 2. Birds eat 3. Spiders eat rice grains milk worm meat insects bread

9 Ateneo de Zamboanga University Grade School PAASCU Level III Accredited ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN SCIENCE GRADE TWO DAY 2 Name: Section : Score: HPS: 10 pts. Activity 2 A. Identify the following animals. Write Herbivore, Carnivore or Omnivore in the bone. 1. Elephants eat banana, or leaves of plants. 2. Cats eat rice and fish. 3. Crocodiles eat fish or flesh of other animals. 4. Man eats rice, fish or meat. 5. Caterpillars eat the leaves of plants. B. Classify the following animals according to the food they eat. Write the name of the animal in the correct column. shark dog snake sheep duck Herbivore Carnivore Omnivore

10 DAY 3 Compare the animals and their young. How are they similar? How are they different? Some animals come from eggs. A hen lays eggs. When the egg is ready to be hatched, the chick will come out. Some animals are born like the chick. They are hatched from eggs. Examples of these animals are lizard, duck, mosquito, butterfly, snake, turtle, and frog. Other animals look like their parents when they are born. A puppy, a calf and a kid come from their mothers directly. They are born alive.

11 Some animals are hatched from eggs. Others are born alive. A. Write BA if the animal is born alive and HE if it is hatched from eggs. Write your answer in the space provided for. 1. mosquito 4. rabbit 2. duck 5. lizard 3. horse

12 Ateneo de Zamboanga University Grade School PAASCU Level III Accredited ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN SCIENCE GRADE TWO DAY 3 Name: Section : Activity 3 Score: HPS: 10 pts. A. Color the animals Yellow if they are hatched from eggs and Green if they are born alive.

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