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This week we will begin a new topic and will be looking at how living things can be grouped in a variety of different ways.

Watch this video to find out about the different groups that all living things can be classified by.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/science-ks1-ks2-ivys-plant-workshop-grouping-living-things/zfjxcqt

What is classification

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z3nbcwx

What is a vertebrate

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/zp6g7p3

What is an invertebrate

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z8mbqhv

 

Once you have watched these videos, I would like you to complete a sorting exercise where you will need to classify animals according to whether they are invertebrates or invertebrates or if the live on the land or in the sea.  Remember when doing this that some may cross into both areas. 

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