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Science Vocabulary Animal Adaptations
basic needs
adaptation
instinct
hibernation
food, water, air and shelter that an organism needs to survive
a body part or behaviour that helps an organism survive
a behaviour that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
a dormant, inactive state in which ormal body activities slow
basic needs
food, water, air and shelter that an organism needs to survive
adaptation
a body part or behaviour that helps an organism survive
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Science: Animal Adaptations Modified Vocabulary
adaptation
trait
hibernate
extinct
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
Feature or characteristic... (color, size, number of limbs, etc.)
Sleep during the winter months to save energy
when a species is never seen again or the entire species dies…
adaptation
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
trait
Feature or characteristic... (color, size, number of limbs, etc.)
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Science Vocabulary- animal adaptations
Adaptation
Aquatic animal
Behavior
Camouflage
A body part or behavior that helps a living... thing survive in…
An animal that lives in a water habitat
The way a plant or animal acts
Markings or features to help animals Blend with surroundings
Adaptation
A body part or behavior that helps a living... thing survive in…
Aquatic animal
An animal that lives in a water habitat
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Animal Adaptations Science Vocabulary Words
Structural Adaptation
Mimicry
Protective Coloration
Behavior Adaptations
Involves some part of an animal's body, such as the size or s…
Allows an animal to look, sound, or act like another animal t…
Allows an animal to blend into its environment. Also known as…
Any activity that helps an animal survive. These can be learn…
Structural Adaptation
Involves some part of an animal's body, such as the size or s…
Mimicry
Allows an animal to look, sound, or act like another animal t…
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Science - Animal Adaptations
environment
habitat
vertebrates
invertebrates
everything around a living organism
where an organism naturally lives
animals that have a spinal column or backbone
animals that don't have a spinal column or back bone
environment
everything around a living organism
habitat
where an organism naturally lives
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Science - Animal Adaptations
life processes
energy
organism
nutrients
actions that a living thing does as it lives: grows, develops…
the ability to do work or to cause a change
a living thing that has basic needs and that carries out life…
materials in food and in soil that living things need for ene…
life processes
actions that a living thing does as it lives: grows, develops…
energy
the ability to do work or to cause a change
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Animal Adaptations, Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
stores fat to hibernate (Sleep through…
White hair is good camouflage in snow.
A hard shell makes it hard for predato…
Webbed feet are good for swimming and…
Bear
Polar Bear
Turtle
Frog
stores fat to hibernate (Sleep through…
Bear
White hair is good camouflage in snow.
Polar Bear
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3rd grade Science - Animal Adaptations
camouflage
herbivore
omnivore
predator
enables an animal to hide from predators or prey
an animal that only eats plants
an animal that eats both plants and other animals
an animal that hunts other animals for food
camouflage
enables an animal to hide from predators or prey
herbivore
an animal that only eats plants
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Animal Adaptations Science Vocabulary Words
Structural Adaptation
Mimicry
Protective Coloration
Behavior Adaptations
Involves some part of an animal's body, such as the size or s…
Allows an animal to look, sound, or act like another animal t…
Allows an animal to blend into its environment. Also known as…
Any activity that helps an animal survive. These can be learn…
Structural Adaptation
Involves some part of an animal's body, such as the size or s…
Mimicry
Allows an animal to look, sound, or act like another animal t…
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Science Animal Adaptations 2 - Images
stores fat to hibernate (Sleep through…
White hair is good camouflage in snow.
A hard shell makes it hard for predato…
Webbed feet are good for swimming and…
Bear
Polar Bear
Turtle
Frog
stores fat to hibernate (Sleep through…
Bear
White hair is good camouflage in snow.
Polar Bear
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Science: Animal Adaptations
adaptation
instinct
learned behavior
trait
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
a behavior an animal inherits that it does without thinking;…
a behavior that is taught by someone... (how or where do you lea…
Feature or characteristic... (blue or brown eyes, hair color).
adaptation
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
instinct
a behavior an animal inherits that it does without thinking;…
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Science: Animal Adaptations
adaptation
instinct
learned behavior
trait
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
a behavior an animal inherits that it does without thinking;…
a behavior that is taught by someone... (how or where do you lea…
Feature or characteristic... (blue or brown eyes, hair color).
adaptation
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
instinct
a behavior an animal inherits that it does without thinking;…
Science - animal adaptations
Life span
metamorphosis
clone
heredity
how long an organism can be expected to live
the process of change; the series of separate body forms duri…
an offspring that is an exact copy of its parent
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
Life span
how long an organism can be expected to live
metamorphosis
the process of change; the series of separate body forms duri…
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Science Test: Animal Adaptations
Environment
Climate
Shelter
Metamorphisis
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
is the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many…
is a place where an animal is protected by other animals and…
the process of change from an egg to an adult- usually in ins…
Environment
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
Climate
is the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many…
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Science Animal Adaptations
environment
climate
shelter
oxygen
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
the average temperature and rainfall in an area over many years
A place where an animal is protected from other animals or fr…
one of the many gases in air
environment
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
climate
the average temperature and rainfall in an area over many years
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Science Test: Animal Adaptations
Enviroment
Climate
Shelter
Metamorphisis
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
is the average temuature and rainfall of an area over many ye…
is a place where an animal is protected by other animals and…
the process of change
Enviroment
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
Climate
is the average temuature and rainfall of an area over many ye…
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Science Animal Growth and Adaptations
environment
c limate
oxygen
shelter
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many years
one of the many gases in air
a place where an animal is protected from other animals or fr…
environment
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
c limate
the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many years
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Science - Animal Behaviors and Adaptations
adaptations
camouflage
mimicry
instinct
a body part or behavior that helps an animal meet its needs i…
an animal's color or pattern that helps it blend in with its…
an adaptation in which an animal looks very much like another…
a behavior that an animal begins life with
adaptations
a body part or behavior that helps an animal meet its needs i…
camouflage
an animal's color or pattern that helps it blend in with its…
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Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
camouflage
herbivore
omnivore
predator
enables an animal to hide from predators or prey
an animal that only eats plants
an animal that eats both plants and meat
an animal that hunts other animals
camouflage
enables an animal to hide from predators or prey
herbivore
an animal that only eats plants
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Science animal and plant adaptations
making itself bigger
stem
a climber
good sight and hearing
A puffer fish protects itself from predators by
a cactus stores water in its
a plant that grows over lower plants and clings between them…
animals must run from predators are adapted with
making itself bigger
A puffer fish protects itself from predators by
stem
a cactus stores water in its
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Science: Animal habitat & adaptation
Habitat
How many types of habitat?
Types of habitat
Forest
An area or place where a particular animal naturally lives
Five
Forest, Desert, Mountains and Polar region, Oceans, and Fresh…
large area with dense growth of plants
Habitat
An area or place where a particular animal naturally lives
How many types of habitat?
Five
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Science Vocabulary Quarter 1 Animal Adaptations
environment
climate
oxygen
shelter
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many years
one of the many gases in the air
a place where an animal is protected from other animals or fr…
environment
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
climate
the average temperature and rainfall of an area over many years
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Life Science: Plant and Animal Adaptations
Species
Reproduction
Adaptation
Niche
A group of organisms with similar characteristics that allow…
Making something new.
Any characteristic that helps an animal or a plant survive.
The role an organism plays in its environment.
Species
A group of organisms with similar characteristics that allow…
Reproduction
Making something new.
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Science Animal Adaptations 4
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Biome
Camouflage
any body part or physiological capability that increases an a…
anything an animal does involving action and/or response to s…
the world's major communities, classified according to the pr…
coloration that blends in with the surrounding environment
Physical Adaptation
any body part or physiological capability that increases an a…
Behavioral Adaptation
anything an animal does involving action and/or response to s…
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Science - Animal Adaptations
Metamorphosis
Mimicry
Shelter
Adaptation
The body changes that a butterfly goes through as it grows fr…
An adaptation in which an animal looks like another animal
A place such as a burrow where an animal can protect itself
A body part or behavior that enables an animal to meet its ne…
Metamorphosis
The body changes that a butterfly goes through as it grows fr…
Mimicry
An adaptation in which an animal looks like another animal
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Grade 3 Science - Plant and Animal Adaptations
adaptation
backbone
camouflage
community
a feature that helps a living thing survive in its surroundings
a string of separate bone that fit together to protect the ma…
an adaptation that allows living things to blend into its sur…
all the living things in an environment
adaptation
a feature that helps a living thing survive in its surroundings
backbone
a string of separate bone that fit together to protect the ma…
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Science Animal Adaptations 5
Adaptations
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral adaptations
Camouflage
A specialized characteristic or "tool" that an animal has tha…
A part of an animals body that helps it survive. For example,…
Changes in how an animal acts that allow it to survive and re…
a color, pattern, or shape that helps an animal blend into it…
Adaptations
A specialized characteristic or "tool" that an animal has tha…
Physical Adaptation
A part of an animals body that helps it survive. For example,…
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5th Science - Animal Adaptations
behavioral adaptation
physical adaptation
learned behavior
instinct
adaptation that helps an organism enhance either survival or…
adaptation that helps an organism obtain food, keep safe, bui…
behavior that is more or less permanently altered as a result…
an inborn pattern of behavior that is a characteristic of a s…
behavioral adaptation
adaptation that helps an organism enhance either survival or…
physical adaptation
adaptation that helps an organism obtain food, keep safe, bui…
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Science (Plant and Animal Adaptations)
Adaptations
Reproduce and Survive
Structual and Behavioral
Hibernation
Any feature that helps a living thing survive in its environm…
Plants and animals are best suited to the places on earth whe…
Adaptions may be?
When an animal becomes dormant during the cold months to save…
Adaptations
Any feature that helps a living thing survive in its environm…
Reproduce and Survive
Plants and animals are best suited to the places on earth whe…
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Science-Animal Adaptations
Camouflage
Mimicry
animal body parts used for moving
animal body parts used for defending t…
when animals blend into their habitat
when an organism has features similar to a different organism…
fins, wings, legs, and muscles
teeth, claws, and venom
Camouflage
when animals blend into their habitat
Mimicry
when an organism has features similar to a different organism…
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Science- Animal Adaptations- 3rd grade
water, oxygen, food
Adaptations
physical adaptation
behavioral adaptation
3 Things an Animal needs to survive
A feature or behavior that helps an animal survive
A part of an animals body that helps it survive. For example,…
Animal changes its action to survive. For example, possums pl…
water, oxygen, food
3 Things an Animal needs to survive
Adaptations
A feature or behavior that helps an animal survive
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Science Unit: Animal Adaptations
adaptation
burrow
extinct
metamorphosis
A physical characteristic or behavior which helps any living…
to make a hole or tunnel
no longer exists
a change in form ex. tadpole to a frog
adaptation
A physical characteristic or behavior which helps any living…
burrow
to make a hole or tunnel
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Science- Animal Adaptations
adaptation
animal defenses
animal features
Celcius
any structural or behavior change in a species of organisms t…
physical characteristics and behaviors that help animals to p…
the animal structures or parts that help it to survive (physi…
a unit of measure that measures temperature where the freezin…
adaptation
any structural or behavior change in a species of organisms t…
animal defenses
physical characteristics and behaviors that help animals to p…
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Science- Animal Adaptations- 3rd grade
water, shelter, oxygen, food
Adaptations
physical adaptation
behavioral adaptation
4 Things an Animal needs to survive
A feature or behavior that helps an animal survive
A part of an animals body that helps it survive. For example,…
Animal changes its action to survive. For example, possums pl…
water, shelter, oxygen, food
4 Things an Animal needs to survive
Adaptations
A feature or behavior that helps an animal survive
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Science Physical Animal Adaptations
Camoflage
Mimicry
Body Coverings
Gills
A color or pattern that allows an animal to blend in to its e…
Mimics another animal to look just like it.
Body coverings keep animals warm. Blubber is a thick layer of…
Special features that allow animals to breathe underwater.
Camoflage
A color or pattern that allows an animal to blend in to its e…
Mimicry
Mimics another animal to look just like it.
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Science Animal Adaptations Test
The basic needs of an animal are:
What is animal adaptation?
What are 2 Kinds of an Adaptation?
What is an adaptation?
food, water, air, finding and making shelter, tolerating seve…
How animals survive in the wild. How they might see in the da…
Physical and Behavioral
A body part or behavior that helps a living thing survive
The basic needs of an animal are:
food, water, air, finding and making shelter, tolerating seve…
What is animal adaptation?
How animals survive in the wild. How they might see in the da…
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Animal Adaptations 4th Grade Science
Adaptation
Inherited
Acquired
Learned
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
Passed down by family genes
Learned
Taught by someone... (how or where do you learn things?)
Adaptation
A special feature that an animal has to survive in it's envir…
Inherited
Passed down by family genes
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Gr 4 Science Vocabulary Unit 9 Plant and Animal Adaptations
organism
adaptation
behaviors
camouflage
a living thing such as a plant or animal
a structure or function of an organism that allows it to beco…
the action or reaction of an organism under certain circumsta…
print or color of an organism that will blend it in to its su…
organism
a living thing such as a plant or animal
adaptation
a structure or function of an organism that allows it to beco…
10 terms
Science Animal Adaptations 3 - Images
Enviroment
Climate
Shelter
Metamorphisis
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
is the average temuature and rainfall of an area over many ye…
is a place where an animal is protected by other animals and…
the process of change
Enviroment
is everything that surrounds and effects an animal
Climate
is the average temuature and rainfall of an area over many ye…
21 terms
Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
Camouflage
Mimicry
Physical Adaptations
pincers
Protective coloring that allows an animal to blend in with it…
an adaptation in which one animal closely resembles another a…
physical features such as outer coverings or camouflage that…
An adaptation that can allow an animal to grab and hold its f…
Camouflage
Protective coloring that allows an animal to blend in with it…
Mimicry
an adaptation in which one animal closely resembles another a…
31 terms
Science - Animal Adaptations
Every habitat has __________________.
Animals can meet those challenges with…
Adaptations help animals _____________…
Adaptations can be ______________.
its challenges
adaptations
survive
physical characteristics
Every habitat has __________________.
its challenges
Animals can meet those challenges with…
adaptations
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Science - Animal Adaptations
Adaptation
Survive
Hibernate
Behaviors
Physical characteristics or behaviors that help a living thin…
To continue to live
Some animals survive the cold winter because they are able to…
Some adaptations are behaviors.
Adaptation
Physical characteristics or behaviors that help a living thin…
Survive
To continue to live
18 terms
Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
environment
climate
shelter
oxygen
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
the average temperature and rainfall in an area over many years
A place where an animal is protected from other animals or fr…
one of the many gases in air
environment
everything that surrounds and affects an animal, including li…
climate
the average temperature and rainfall in an area over many years
12 terms
Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
adaptations
behavioral adaptation
camouflage
dormant
how an animal's body or behavior helps it to survive
something an animal does that helps it survive
adaptations that help an animal blend in with its surrounding…
when an animal is in an inactive state that helps it survive…
adaptations
how an animal's body or behavior helps it to survive
behavioral adaptation
something an animal does that helps it survive
12 terms
Science vocabulary words (animal adaptations and reproduction)-David
Adaptation
Camouflage
Chela (plural, chelae)
Asexual reproduction
Process by which an organism develops mechanisms, habits, or…
Adaptation in which the color of an animals skin helps the an…
Pincers on the ends of the organs and appendages of some arth…
Type of reproduction that only involves one parent, producing…
Adaptation
Process by which an organism develops mechanisms, habits, or…
Camouflage
Adaptation in which the color of an animals skin helps the an…
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Animal adaptations vocabulary review
A group of the same organisms living i…
Helps an animal blend in with its surr…
Activities that living things do to me…
A group of different organisms that sh…
Population
Camouflage
Behavioral adapatation
Community
A group of the same organisms living i…
Population
Helps an animal blend in with its surr…
Camouflage
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Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
Camouflage
Mimicry
Physical Adaptations
pincers
Protective coloring that allows an animal to blend in with it…
an adaptation in which one animal closely resembles another a…
physical features such as outer coverings or camouflage that…
An adaptation that can allow an animal to grab and hold its f…
Camouflage
Protective coloring that allows an animal to blend in with it…
Mimicry
an adaptation in which one animal closely resembles another a…
10 terms
Animal Adaptations Vocabulary
adaptations
survival
environment
population
a change in a plant or animal that makes it better able to li…
to remain alive, to continue to live
the natural world, as a whole or in a particular geographic a…
a particular section, group, or type of people or animals liv…
adaptations
a change in a plant or animal that makes it better able to li…
survival
to remain alive, to continue to live
18 terms
Animal Adaptations Content Vocabulary
adaptation
survive
survival
evolution
a change in a plant or animal that makes it better able to li…
to remain alive or to continue to live
the state or fact of continuing to live or exist especially i…
the process by which changes in plants and animals happen ove…
adaptation
a change in a plant or animal that makes it better able to li…
survive
to remain alive or to continue to live
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Science Animal and Plant Adaptations 3 - Images
Camouflage
Parasitism
Mutualism
Mimicry
An animal's natural coloring or form that enables it to blend…
one organism lives on or inside another organism and harms it
symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit from the…
a defense in which one organism resembles another that is dan…
Camouflage
An animal's natural coloring or form that enables it to blend…
Parasitism
one organism lives on or inside another organism and harms it
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