Ch 8: Reptile & Amphibian Adaptations for Elementary School

About This Chapter

This chapter is designed to help your elementary school student understand amphibian and reptile adaptations. Each kid-friendly lesson is followed by a multiple-choice quiz that you can use to check understanding or get caught up after missed class time.

Reptile & Amphibian Adaptations for Elementary School - Chapter Summary

Our instructors help your student understand reptile and amphibian adaptations with these informative and fun lessons. Your student will review the adaptive processes of snakes, frogs, geckos, alligators and more. The material in this chapter has been designed specifically for young learners and with their specific learning styles in mind. It's easy to access these lessons and quizzes on any mobile phone or tablet for convenient study time.

Chapter Topics

  • Adaptations of snakes, lizards, frogs and crocodiles
  • How geckos, alligators and bearded dragons adapt
  • The adaptation processes of chameleons, reptiles and bullfrogs

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with the adaptations of reptiles and amphibians will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about amphibian and reptile adaptations.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding the adaptive processes of reptiles and amphibians
  • Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about amphibian and reptile adaptations
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about amphibian and reptile adaptations
  • Students who struggle to understand their science teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra science resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover the reptile and amphibian adaptation topics your student needs to learn or review.
  • Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about reptile and amphibian adaptations.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands the adaptive processes of reptiles and amphibians by completing the Reptile & Amphibian Adaptations for Elementary School chapter exam.

10 Lessons in Chapter 8: Reptile & Amphibian Adaptations for Elementary School
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Snake Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

1. Snake Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Snakes have many adaptations that allow them to move, hunt, eat and survive in their environments. Come and learn about some of these adaptations in this lesson.

Lizard Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

2. Lizard Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Being experts at hide and seek is just one adaptation lizards use to fit into their environments. Learn about the special body parts and behaviors lizards have developed to survive life in the desert, forest and water in this lesson.

Frog Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

3. Frog Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

When most people hear or see a frog, they think of slimy skin, bulging eyes, and big jumps. These are just some adaptations that frogs have. This lesson explores these and other adaptations and explains what frogs use them for.

Crocodile Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

4. Crocodile Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Crocodiles are reptiles that have developed different adaptations over millions of years. Come learn about these adaptations and how they help the crocodile survive both in and out of the water.

Gecko Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

5. Gecko Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Did you know that there are many details about a gecko's appearance and behavior that help it to survive in its environment? These details are called adaptations and they will be explored in this lesson.

Alligator Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

6. Alligator Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Alligators are impressive reptiles that have some pretty cool adaptations. In this lesson, learn about the physical characteristics that make alligators ferocious hunters and help them survive in the wild.

Bearded Dragon Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

7. Bearded Dragon Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

This lesson is about a kind of lizard known as a bearded dragon. You will learn where bearded dragons can be found in nature and the adaptations that help them to survive in the wild.

Chameleon Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

8. Chameleon Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

This lesson is about chameleons and their adaptations. We'll take a close up look at these fascinating lizards and see how they physically and behaviorally adapt within their environment.

Reptile Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

9. Reptile Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

This lesson is about reptile adaptations. In this lesson you will gather a clear understanding of reptile adaptations and how over time, these specific traits have helped in their daily survival.

Bullfrog Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

10. Bullfrog Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

They have a loud deep croak, they are slimy, they live in muddy water, and they eat other living things for dinner. Read about the amazing bullfrog and how it has adapted to live in its aquatic environment.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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