NATIONAL DAY CALENDAR CLASSROOM - WEEK 23 - January 27, 2019

Welcome to Class - Week 23- 2018-2019

NATIONAL DAY CALENDAR CLASSROOM – WEEK 23 -January 27, 2019

The National Day Calendar Classroom slithers into Week 23 with National Puzzle Day and National Serpent Day. When it comes to classroom activities, puzzles challenge the mind, and National Puzzle Day is one of our favorites.  Snakes fascinate and startle us all at the same time.  Learning about them helps us to understand them better. 

Don’t forget to visit the trivia page, or print out quizzes and keys, crossword puzzles and a word search to challenge the students!

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LESSON 1 – NATIONAL SERPENT DAY

Divide the class into small workgroups. Using the topics below, the students select an area of study and develop a fact sheet based on the information they find. They will share their discoveries with the class either orally or visually.  Students should show include their resources. 

  • Snake senses
  • Snake habitats
  • Venomous snakes
  • Snakes and medicines
  • Snake prey
  • Snake skeletons
  • Snake myths
  • Herpetology
  • Snake reproduction