Discuss what pets like and what you need to do to keep them happy and healthy. Think about what sort of care the home-made pets might need. Decide how you can keep your pets happy and healthy.
i) Identify and name a variety of common animals including fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.
ii) Describe and compare the structure of a variety of common animals (fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, including pets).
- Identify and classify.
Other Curriculum Areas
Design and Technology
- Make: Select from and use a wide range of materials and components, including construction materials, textiles and ingredients, according to their characteristics.
Extended Writing Opportunities
Labels, lists and signs: Make a list of all of the things you need and the things you have to do, in order to look after a particular pet.
Information text: Explain to a new owner how they should look after their new pet.