This Invertebrate is Clamtastic!

Unit 2: Vertebrates and Invertebrates
Lesson 3 of 4

Objective: SWBAT Identify characteristics of invertebrates by examining, observing and diagramming a clam's shell and anatomy.

Big Idea: In order to study organisms, scientists examine and observe live specimen. By having hands-on experiences with mollusks, one of the most common invertebrates,students become familiar with some of the many inherited characteristics of clams.

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