In this video, Wild Kratts will go on a creative adventure to a desert in North America to discover amazing animals with special features. North America’s deserts and forests serve as a habitat for several wild creatures. Examples of such animals include elephants, lizards, rhinos, and raptors. Raptors are a group of animals with special features, such as their eyesight is awesome, and their talons are strong. Five main types of raptors include hawks, owls, falcons, eagles, and vultures. All of them have special features that make them different from one another. For instance, falcons have long thin wings, while hawks have shorter and broader wings.
This video satisfies the 4-LS1-1 requirement of fourth-grade science proficiency.
Students who demonstrate understanding can: 4-LS1-1 Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior and reproduction.