Camouflage: You Can’t See Me!

GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
ELL
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will apply what they have learned about camouflage to design their own moth that could survive in a classroom environment. Students will also learn about the Peppered Moth and how it rapidly adapted during the Industrial Revolution and then adapted again after air pollution was curbed. This lesson includes strategies for diverse learners (ELLs).
Author: 
Cheryl Wright
Grade Range: 
3-5
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
3: Physical Systems
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
8: The characteristics and distribution of ecosystems on Earth's surface