Classifying Living Things: Lesson for Kids


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What does it mean to classify living things?

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1. Why is taxonomy of living things important for scientists?

2. Which kingdom of living things has organisms that absorb their food from decaying material?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How do you classify living things? Find this out and review different tips by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These topics are on the quiz:

  • Why taxonomy of living things is important for scientists
  • How reptiles and mammals differ
  • The two major groups of animals in the Animal Kingdom
  • What it means to classify living things

Skills Practiced

  • Explaining information - read about the phrase classifying living things and explain it correctly
  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about the kingdom of living things that has organisms that absorb their food from decaying material
  • Noticing differences - compare main topics from the lesson, such as mammals and reptiles

Additional Learning

Classifying Living Things: Lesson for Kids is a lesson you can use to review more about the following topics:

  • The meaning of taxonomy
  • Animal kingdoms
  • Characteristics of different animals