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ARKive is a not-for-profit initiative of the charity Wildscreen. ARKive is the ultimate multimedia guide to the world's endangered species. Includes endangered species videos, photos, facts and education resources. http://www.arkive.org
Member since 16/06/2009 Location England Subjects Biology Workplace Current workplace WIldscreen
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  • Add to favourites Most Popular ARKive's Adaptation - Design a Species Activity

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    ARKive's Adaptation - Design a Species Activity. This creative activity is designed to teach 7-11 year olds about the concept of adaptation. Using the marine environment as an example, students learn about how different species are ada…

  • Add to favourites Animal Communication

    by ARKive

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    Animal Communication. Students explore why animals communicate with one another and the different methods used. Students develop science communication skills through researching and writing a video narration for an animal behaviour clip. A…

  • Add to favourites Sharks and rays - classification key

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    Sharks and rays - classification key. Using stunning photographs from the ARKive website, www.arkive.org, this activity introduces the use of biological keys in a visual and informative way. Also included are questions about elasmobranch b…

  • Add to favourites Animals Over Winter

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    Animals Over Winter. Students will think about the different survival strategies animals in temperate regions employ in order to survive through the winter. Students will compare these strategies to adaptations exhibited by animals in the …

  • Add to favourites Biodiversity & Evolution: Darwin's Finches (16-18)

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    Biodiversity & Evolution: Darwin's Finches (16-18). Students will discover the importance of biodiversity and will explore how observing variation in the beak shape of Galapagos finches helped Darwin to formulate his theory of natural …

  • Add to favourites Climate Change

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    Climate Change. Students will learn about the causes and consequences of climate change, and through case studies, explore the ways in which climate change can impact plants and animals. They will also consider what actions can be taken to…

  • Add to favourites Human Impacts on the Environment - KS4

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    Human Impacts on the Environment - KS4. Students will discover how humans can have negative impacts on the environment and endangered species. They will be asked to consider how human impacts can be measured, and what can be done to help. …

  • Add to favourites Animal colouring in

    by ARKive

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    Animal colouring in. Cool animal colouring-in sheets from ARKive including: Cheetah Giraffe Zebra Macaw Clownfish Octopus

  • Add to favourites Turtle Life Cycle

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    Turtle Life Cycle. Explore the life cycles of a variety of species groups, from plants and mammals to amphibians and reptiles, and investigate their similarities and differences. After learning more about the incredible life cycle of the g…

  • Add to favourites Plants

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    Plants. Students will learn about different plant parts and their functions, as well as about seeds and their different dispersal methods. They will learn what a plant needs in order to grow, and how to test the effects of food, light and …

  • Add to favourites Biodiversity & Evolution: Darwin's Finches (14-16)

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    Biodiversity & Evolution: Darwin's Finches (14-16). Students will discover the importance of biodiversity and will explore how observing variation in the beak shape of Galapagos finches helped Darwin to formulate his theory of natu…

  • Add to favourites Sizing Up Species

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    Sizing Up Species. Students will learn about the variety of species heights and lengths while practicing estimation, measurement and comparison skills. Sizing Up Species – Measurement Activities – Teachers’ Notes Who is it for? 7-11 year o…

  • Add to favourites Biodiversity Hospital

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    Biodiversity Hospital. Working in medical teams, students balance competing priorities for the conservation of an endangered species and devise a ‘treatment’ plan. Students learn the importance of biodiversity and species conservation, the…