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C:\Fakepath\Classification Of Animals

  1. 1. Classification of Animals By: Kellie Wood Click on the animals to begin!
  2. 2. Menu <ul><li>Vertebrates VS. Invertebrates </li></ul><ul><li>Vertebrate Animals </li></ul><ul><li>Invertebrate Animals </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion & References </li></ul>
  3. 3. Vertebrates VS. Invertebrates <ul><li>Vertebrate animals have a back bone. </li></ul><ul><li>There are five classifications of vertebrates: Fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, & Mammals. </li></ul><ul><li>These animals have a brain enclosed in a cranium, a closed circulatory system, and a heart divided into two, three, or four chambers. </li></ul><ul><li>Invertebrate animals do not have a back bone. </li></ul><ul><li>There many types of invertebrates. The most common include: the protozoa, annelids, echinoderms, mollusks and arthropods. </li></ul><ul><li>These animals are multicellular. Their cells work together to help the animal survive. </li></ul><ul><li>Most invertebrates are symmetrical, with the exception of sponges & some coral </li></ul>Click on arrow
  4. 4. Interesting Facts on Vertebrates & Invertebrates <ul><li>Invertebrates include 97 % of all known species whereas vertebrates include 3 % </li></ul><ul><li>Overall there is an estimated 3-30 million species of animals </li></ul><ul><li>Invertebrates were the first animals to evolve. </li></ul><ul><li>Insects are the largest group of invertebrates. </li></ul><ul><li>Fish easily outnumber all other vertebrates. </li></ul>
  5. 5. TRUE OR FALSE ????? <ul><li>There are 4 classifications of vertebrates. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Most invertebrates are symmetrical. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>There are more vertebrate species in the world than there are invertebrate species. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Invertebrates were the first animals to evolve. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul>Click the house!
  6. 6. Vertebrate Animals <ul><li>Fish : The Hammerhead Shark is a type of fish. </li></ul><ul><li>- They have skin and breathe through their gills. </li></ul><ul><li>- They are cold blooded. </li></ul><ul><li>- Size: 13- 20 feet long, 500-1,000 pounds. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Sharks are immune to cancer. </li></ul><ul><li>Amphibians : The Poison Arrow Frog </li></ul><ul><li>- They have moist skin and breathe through their lungs. </li></ul><ul><li>- They are cold blooded. </li></ul><ul><li>- They lay eggs </li></ul><ul><li>- Size: extremely small: usually ½ inch long </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Poison Arrow Frogs live in the rainforest and </li></ul><ul><li> are the most poisonous animals in the world. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Reptiles: The American Crocodile </li></ul><ul><li>- Crocodiles have scales and breathe with their lungs. </li></ul><ul><li>- They lay eggs and experience a live birth. </li></ul><ul><li>- Size: Adults are 7-15 feet long and weigh 150-450 pounds. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Crocodiles swallow stones to help them dive deeper. </li></ul><ul><li>Birds: The Hummingbird </li></ul><ul><li>- Hummingbirds have feathers and breathe with their lungs. </li></ul><ul><li>- They are warm blooded. </li></ul><ul><li>- They are the smallest bird in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Hummingbirds are the only animals that can fly backwards. </li></ul><ul><li>Mammals: The Blue Whale </li></ul><ul><li>- The Blue Whale is the largest animal that has ever lived on Earth. </li></ul><ul><li>- They breathe through their blowholes. </li></ul><ul><li>- A new born is 20-26 feet long and weighs up to 6,614 pounds. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Blue Whales are the loudest living animal. Their sound can be heard as far away as 530 miles. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. TRUE OR FALSE ??? <ul><li>Mammals are the only classified vertebrate that produces milk for their young. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>A turtle is classified as an amphibian. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Reptiles are cold blooded. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Reptiles can lay eggs and also give birth to their young. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul>
  9. 9. Invertebrate Animals <ul><li>Protozoa: The Paramecium </li></ul><ul><li>- Paramecium can be found in ponds with scum. </li></ul><ul><li>- It is covered with cilia, which are tiny little hairs that help it move. </li></ul><ul><li>- The Paramecium eats tiny algae and plants. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: The Paramecium can move in all directions. </li></ul><ul><li>Annelids: The Earthworm </li></ul><ul><li>- Earthworms do not have eyes, but have light-sensitive cells throughout their outer skin. </li></ul><ul><li>- They can grow anywhere between 90-300 millimeters long. </li></ul><ul><li>- They have the ability to replace or replicate lost segments. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: In one acre of land, it is likely that there will be more than a million earthworms. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Echinoderms : The Starfish (Sea Star) </li></ul><ul><li>- Starfish are spiny, hard-skinned, and live on the rocky sea floor. </li></ul><ul><li>- They move very slowly along the ocean floor. </li></ul><ul><li>- Starfish eat clams, oysters, coral, and fish. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: A starfish can turn its stomach inside out. </li></ul><ul><li>Mollusks : The Octopus </li></ul><ul><li>- The Octopus has 8 tentacles & each one has 2 rows of suction cups. </li></ul><ul><li>- They eat small crabs, scallops, snails, fish, and shrimp. </li></ul><ul><li>- The Octopus lives on the ocean floor. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: The pupil of an octopus’ eye is rectangular. </li></ul><ul><li>Arthropods : The Shrimp </li></ul><ul><li>- Shrimp are small crustaceans that live on the floor of oceans & lakes. </li></ul><ul><li>- They have a tough exoskeleton. </li></ul><ul><li>- Shrimp have 5 pairs of jointed walking legs, 5 pairs of swimming legs, and 3 pairs of maxillae. </li></ul><ul><li>- Interesting fact: Shrimp’s hearts are in their heads. </li></ul><ul><li>Sponges are another type of an invertebrate animal. They cannot move and live on the ocean floor. They obtain food & oxygen through the flowing water. </li></ul>
  11. 11. TRUE OR FALSE ?? <ul><li>Crustaceans are classified under Arthropods. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Squids are a type of Mollusk. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>An exoskeleton means that an animal has a back bone. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Cilia are tiny hairs that help a Paramecium move. TRUE / FALSE </li></ul>
  12. 12. Conclusion <ul><li>Enchanted learning: biology . (1996-2007). Retrieved January 24, 2010, from enchantedlearning.com. </li></ul><ul><li>Fun science facts you didn't know . (n.d.). Retrieved January 23, 2010, from hightechscience.com. </li></ul><ul><li>Klappenbach, L. (n.d.). A Guide to vertebrates and invertebrates . Retrieved January 23, 2010, from animals.about.com. </li></ul>References I found this project very beneficial. I had never made a Non-linear PowerPoint until this class. I enjoyed learning new techniques on PowerPoint that can help me in the future as an educator. While researching I came across some great websites! Enchantedlearning.com is such a great website for elementary students to learn more about nature, history, just about everything! I will keep this in mind for when I am a teacher and looking for worksheets or other activities. Overall I had a great experience with this project! I love animals so I thought this would be the perfect topic for me!
  13. 13. <ul><li>CORRECT!! </li></ul><ul><li>You know your animals!  </li></ul>Click this star! 
  14. 14. <ul><li>INCORRECT!! </li></ul><ul><li>I’m sorry, </li></ul><ul><li>try again! </li></ul>Click the face!

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