LIFE SCIENCE GSE – S2L1, S3L1, S3L2; AKS – S2-D, S3-D 

Habitat is Home is an Elachee Interactive Distance Learning Program. Delve into Georgia’s major habitats and the characteristics of the plants and animals that live in each.


Instructions

Step 1: Login to ZOOM Meeting
Refer to the Elachee program confirmation email for the ZOOM login link details. Open link to connect with your Elachee Naturalist instructor for this program before starting video lesson.

Step 2: Launch Video
This lesson requires the Teacher/Scheduling Group Coordinator to pause the video three times (see below). During the pause, your Elachee Naturalist will join your group on screen via ZOOM for a discussion about the content in the segment your students just watched. See icons in the lower left corner of video progress bar for additional functions.


Habitat is Home Program Outline

VIDEO: CHAPTER 1

  • Introduction
  • What is a habitat? What are the needs of plants and animals? What is an adaptation?
  • An exploration of the beach and ocean habitat. 

CHAPTER 1 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 08:00 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 2

  • An exploration of the swamp habitat. What are some of the adaptations of the animals that live in this habitat?                 

CHAPTER 2 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 15:08 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 3

  • An exploration of the river and the forest habitats. What are some of the interesting adaptations of the plants and animals that live in each habitat? 
  • Corn snake cool facts.

CHAPTER 3 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
End video at 28:20 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.


Habitat is Home is an original program created and provided by Elachee Nature Science Center, produced with assistance from Norton Aerial Media.

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