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Posts tagged ‘camouflage’

How Do Artists Use Science?

Hands: Growing Up to Be an Artist by Lois Ehlert

Lots of Spots by Lois Ehlert

Oodles of Animals by Lois Ehlert

There are several activities to tie science and art together at:

http://artfulparent.com/childrens-artful-science-experiments

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Animal Camouflage-Multiple Titles

Can You See Me? by Ted Lewin

Stripes of All Types by Susan Stockdale

Twilight Hunt: A Seek-and-Find Book by Narelle Oliver

Blue Chameleon by Emily Gravett

More than one title may be explored to demonstrate a science concept such as camouflage. There are also some great sites to use as activity resources:

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/hidden%20animals/Hidden%20Animals.htm

https://jr.brainpop.com/science/animals/camouflage/search/

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/coloring/camouflage.shtml

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Camouflage

Blue Chameleon by Emily Gravett

Using a stuffed monkey and a polar bear, talk about how they blend into their environment. You can also color paper chameleons to match backgrounds.

 

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