Animal Enrichment

Students will be able to define enrichment, as it is used in animal care. Students will discover various reasons why enrichment is important for all animals.

State Standards include-

Life Science

Cellular to Multicellular: Living systems at all levels of organization demonstrate the complementary nature of structure and function; and In any particular biome, the number, growth, and survival of organisms and populations depend on biotic and abiotic factors

National Standards include-

Science as Inquiry: Abilities to do scientific inquiry and Understandings about scientific inquiry

Life Science: Structure and function in living systems; Reproduction and heredity; and Regulation and behavior.

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