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Each year our third graders study habitats (also known as biomes) in the science lab, in the General Ed classroom, and in the art room. These colorful watercolor paintings are our contribution to the habitat unit. We began by looking at All about Deserts (Question & Answer Books)by John Sanders and Patti Boyd. The book was full of fun facts and charming illustrations. We looked carefully at the desert landscape illustrations and identified foreground, middle ground and background. I ...

Reinforce connections between an animal and its habitat through this fun art project: students are encouraged to illustrate the animal with its habitat.

Chestnut-sided Shrike-vireo - (c) Pete Morris