Starting cost per student: $0
Max. Capacity: 40
Transportation Needed? No
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Is Financial Assistance Offered? No
In this 1 hour long activity provided by the Lemur Conservation Foundation for 2-3rd graders, we play a game that illustrates the habitat needs of wildlife and how changes to an animal’s habitat affect its population. We discuss the key components of a habitat and at the end of the activity we practice making a graph.
Developed to accompany the Ako children’s book series, each of the six Ako books feature a different type of lemur, from Bitika the baby mouse lemur to No-Song the Indri to Bounce the White Sifaka.
Use the Teacher’s Resource Guide to learn more about lemurs and gain background information before carrying-out the lesson.
See Lemurs Have Class! to view the lesson. You can download all 21 lemur lessons at http://www.lemurreserve.org/about-lcf/ako-lessons/
SC.2.L.17.1, SC.2.L.17.2, SC.2.N.1.1, PE.2.M.1.1, MAFS.2.MD.4.10, SC.3.N.1.1, SC.3.N.1.3, SC.3.N.1.6, SC.3.N.1.7, SC.35.CS-CP.1.3, PE.23.M.1.1, MAFS.3.MD.2.3