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Year 5 Science: Adaptations

introduction

Background Reading

Background information is always useful when you are starting a new assignment. This is particularly useful when you know very little about your topic. Having some background information will help you understand the information you are reading for your notetaking.

The following links are to the Britannica database.  You may need a username and password to enter the database.  Click on the Username and Password button on the right hand of this page.

Learning Resources

The Wandering Albatross

Emperor Penguin

Hummingbird

Research Links

Natural Selection

"Explore natural selection by controlling the environment and causing mutations in bunnies."

Usernames and Passwords

Research Links

Why Did Penguins Stop Flying?