Lesson Plan

All About Animals!

Students will learn about all different kinds of animals in the end of this lesson.
Maria A.
Classroom teacher
Horizon Private School Branch
Khalifa, United Arab Emirates
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My Grades 2
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies

Students will be able to...

  • Work collaboratively in a group
  • communicate clearly and listen attentively to each other
  • share information
  • make a research
  • learn about all the different types of animals: mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, insects, and fish.
Grades K – 2
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Making groups on ClassDojo

  • Teacher will use ClassDojo toolkit to make random groups.
  • Teacher stick the QR codes that she already prepared on the walls.
  • The codes will include a URL that students will scan to search for information about a certain type of animal.
  • Teach students how to scan.
Student Instructions
  • Each group should scan one QR code.
  • A leader from each group will scan the code.

2 Warm-up

  • T asks students in each group to copy the URL they scanned on kiddle.
Student Instructions
  • Students to search for information about each type of animal.

3 Core- independent practice

Free, Paid
  • Teacher will ask students in each group to create a popplet using the app on their iPads.
Student Instructions
  • Students will share and collaborate and type information using popplet. 
  • Students air drop their popplet after they finish.

4 Closure

Free, Free to try, Paid
  • Teacher will ask students to ask questions on padlet about every type of animal.
  • Share the students work on ClassDojo and padlet.
Student Instructions
  • Students will share the information they learned with their peers in the other groups by asking and answering questions about every type of animal.

5 Assessment

Free, Paid
  • Teacher will create a quiz on Socrative teacher.
  • Teacher will ask her students to type the code to join the class.
  • Teacher will analyze the results.
Student Instructions
  • Students will answer the questions and solve the quiz using Socrative students.