African Elephant vs. Woolly Mammoth

Unit 15: Elephants an Adaptation Project
Lesson 4 of 7

Objective: Compare and Contrast an African elephant to the woolly mammoth by writing an essay and citing evidence showing at least three similarities and two differences.

Big Idea: A combination of behaviors and structures, instead of any single characteristic, enables an animal to survive in a particular habitat.

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Science, compare and contrast, essay, adaptation, endangered species, elephants
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