How Do These Animals Swim?
This Topic Mini-Research Web Page
was developed for Ms. Kay Powell's Kindergarten Class at Cook Primary School
Designed By Cyndee Cowart, a Valdosta State University Preservice Teacher

whale

shark

Have you ever wondered how a shark swims?  Click here to find out.
alligator

Did you know that alligators can swim?  Learn how alligators swim by checking out this website.
turtle

How does a sea turtle move in the water?  Let's find out more about turtles.
whale

Do you think whales are amazing creatures?  I do!  Check out this website to learn how whales swim.

Topic Mini-Research Real World Activity
You are going to  pretend you are on a boat ride.  As you travel around the earth's waterways, you are going to find out how different animals swim.  You will keep a journal to record the different animals you see swimming and make notes on how they swim.


Steps to Complete Real World Activity
1.  Go to the exzooberance website.
2.  Look at the list of animals.
3.  Choose 2 animal names and write a different name on each sheet in your journal.
4.  Click on the first animal name you chose.
5.  Look at the pictures and text of the animal.  Find out how the animal swims and write it down on it's page.
6.  Click the back button.
7.  Click on the second animal name you chose.
8.  Look at the pictures and text of the animal.  Find out how the animal swims and write it down on it's page.
9. 
Draw a picture of the animal on it's page and label the part it uses to swim.





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