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Lesson Plan

Animals feeding in water

Model different kinds of ways that fish feed. Watch real animals filter feeding.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Biology: Features, Adaptations of Living Things (K, 1, 3, 7)
Biology: Food Webs, Ecosystems, Biomes (3, 4)
Activities in this lesson plan: 

Run the fish feeding methods activity.
If possible, look at real barnacles feeding.


Aboriginal Focus school combined the Fish feeding methods activity with the Animals moving in Water lesson, for a long lesson on how animals move and feed in water.

Grades taught: 
Gr K
Gr 3
Teaching Site: 
Fraser Elementary