From lizards to snakes and frogs to salamanders, explore these animals’ natural history, from prehistoric times to the present day.
From prehistoric dinosaurs to today’s lizards, snakes, frogs and more, Wildlife On Wheels: Reptiles & Amphibians shares the story of two fascinating animal groups.
Discover how these families have evolved through history, compare and contrast their characteristics, and examine the unique adaptations which help them survive in specialized environments.
Learn how to distinguish turtles and tortoises, why reptiles lay eggs, and how lizards smell (not with noses!)
Get to know live specimens of each family through exciting hands-on experiences, and see why reptiles and amphibians are so much fun!
Download TEKS-based curriculum for below.
These documents include specific TEKS correlations, activities to prepare your class for the outreach presentation, vocabulary covered in the presentation, and activities to reinforce what students have learned.
- Add a program of Bugs On Wheels and Docents To Go: Oceans to try out the Animal Adaptations package! Or complement your presentation in Texas Wildlife with additional programs about monarch butterflies, Native Americans, and the stars over the Lone Star State with the Traversing Texas package!