Animal Kingdom Relationships
The Animal Relationship Motivator Map for Educators works to activate the Imagination. The natural love of animals makes this Map easy to excite kids when given the opportunity to both invent two animals and their unique relationships. Have they have ever invented a new animal in their mind, doodle drawings or even seen images of creatures in movies or video games that are not normal animals. The amazing fun in this straightforward activity is that our addressing five different intelligences from the Theory of Multiple Intelligences. Besides the Map we have added pdf activity pages offered by other Creative Classroom Community teachers to round out the ECRCME hands on action.
"Sisters and Brothers" or "How to Clean a Hippopotamus"
by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
Grade Ranges:: K-5; 6-8 Adaptable
Authenticity: Smithsonian biologist Erika Bauer
Animated Assistant: Manny Monkey
Motivator Map for Educators
Deeper Learning Resources: Classy, Complex Characters,
Story Study ppt and documents; Digital Story Study Notebook
Teaching Links: 5
Cross Curricular: Zoology; Art; STEAM; SEL
Cultural Bridge: World Animals
ECRCME Support Available: Animation File Upon Request;
Activity Resource Box for Program Building Consult
All images from Royalty Free Sites or M. E. Programming