Biodiversity of the Desert

Unit 4: The Wonderful Biodiversity of Life
Lesson 8 of 17

Objective: SWBAT list 3 animals and 3 plants that live in the desert.

Big Idea: Did you know that deserts cover 1/3 of Earth's surface? Let's investigate this harsh environment to understand the types of plants and animals that have adapted to survive the heat.

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Science, second grade, diversity, desert
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