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Year 2 - Living things and their habitats

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Year 2 Science

Living things and their habitats
6 lessons

Provide learning in context and cover many areas of working scientifically, by taking this unit of science outside and enjoy watching your children get lost in the environment and wildlife surrounding your school building. Using simple activities, this unit of planning brings animals and their habitats to life, no matter how little or large your natural spaces are.


Comparing living, dead & never alive
Identifying plants, animals and microhabitats
How animals are suited to their habitats
Building a habitat
Describing how habitats provide for living things
How animals obtain their food

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