School Yard Habitat Scavenger Hunt from @RangerRidley

Published on Nov 18, 2015

An engaging & inquiry based scavenger hunt around the school yard looking for what makes habitat.

PRESENTATION OUTLINE

Habitat Scavenger hunt

Who Calls the Schoolyard Home?
Photo by cayoup

Food

Can you find me? Who might eat me? 

Berries

Who might eat me?
Photo by holdit.

Flowers with Pollen

Who might eat me? 

Nuts or Seeds

Who might eat me? 
Photo by Martin LaBar

Insects

Who might eat me? 
Photo by ecstaticist

Water

Can you find me? Who might use me?

Puddles

Who might drink from me?
Photo by __MaRiNa__

Creek or River

Who might drink from me?
Photo by micklpickl

pond

Who might drink from me?

Water from Juicy Animals

Who might get their water from me?
Photo by DaveHuth

Shelter

What makes a home? Who lives here?
Photo by 55Laney69

School Building

Who lives ON the School? 
Photo by LI Refugee

Tree Canopy

Who lives here?
Photo by ingridtaylar

base of trees

Who lives here?
Photo by cdw9

tree cavities

Who lives here?
Photo by BFS Man

long grass

Who lives here?
Photo by Alan Vernon.

Space

Who needs more elbow room?
Photo by bradleygee

How many share the space in the cut grass?

Lay your hula hoop on the grass & count all the animals within the circle
Photo by ^allisun^

How many share the space in long grass?

Lay your hula hoop in the long grass & count the animals within the circle
Photo by ^allisun^

how many share the space in the school gardens?

Lay your hula hoop in the gardens & count the animals within the circle
Photo by cinjo

Pick one critter you saw today

and describe its Food, Water, Shelter & Space to your Friends