WILD TIMES For Kids
Teacher Activity Guide, Volume 4 Issue 1

Wild Times coverTurtles and Snakes: I'm gonna learn to like them!!

Vocabulary:

  • Reptile
  • Amphibian
  • Keratin
  • Plastron
  • Carapace

Objectives:

  • Students will be able to state the differences between reptiles and amphibians.
  • Students will be able to state at least two differences between snakes and turtles.
  • Students will be able to name 3 turtles and 3 snakes founding New Hampshire
  • Students will be able to state at least 3 different habitats that snakes are found in New Hampshire.
  • Students will be able to identify one turtle that spends a great deal of time on land.

Associated Project WILD Aquatic Activities:

Activity Grade level
Are You Me? K-4
Designing a Habitat 5-8
Turtle Hurdles 5-8

Associated Project WILD Activities:

Activity Grade level

Color Crazy K-4

K-4
First Impressions K-4
What's That Habitat 5-8
Interview A Spider 5-8
Who Fits Here? 5-8

For teachers who do not have access to Project WILD activities, we can provide single copies of activities suggested. You may request these by contacting:

Project WILD
N.H. Fish and Game Department
11 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301

info@wildlife.nh.gov

Students can explore the N.H. Fish and Game Department website for additional information. www.wildlife.state.nh.us or www.WildNewEngland.org


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