Year 4 animal classification game

This lesson pack for year 4 and P5, linking to the topic living things and habitats, explains how to group things which are alive. Pupils will learn how livings things are classified and then play a game in which they build their own dichotomous classification chart.

This pack includes:

  • A differentiated lesson plan containing scientific explanations.
  • A PowerPoint presentation explaining how animals are classified.
  • A printable animal flowchart game.

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Created: Oct 30, 2018

Updated: Mar 5, 2019

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