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What type of vertebrate? Platypus

Grades: 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 6th Grade
Subjects: Science

Student Instructions

1. Click add 2. Read the evidence. 3. Use the label or pen tool to a) name the type of vertebrate you think a platypus is b) give the reasons why you think the platypus is that type of vertebrate c) name any features a platypus has that don’t fit into the vertebrate category your chose. 4. Check your work and check

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

This is an activity developed for use with KS 2 pupils in the UK. It follows their work on vertebrates. The answer is: a mammal.