Study animals in their habitat. Understand how to take care of animals taken from their local environment and the need to return them safely after study.
Become familiar with the common names of birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, mammals and invertebrates, including pets.
Learn the names of the main body parts (including head, neck, arms, elbows, legs, knees, face, ears, eyes, hair, mouth, teeth) through games, actions, songs and rhymes.
Use observations to compare and contrast animals at first hand or through videos and photographs, describing how they identify and group them; Group animals according to what they eat, and using their senses to compare different textures, sounds and smells.