May/June 2023

A Hermit Crab’s Home

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Listen and Read

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Videos (2)

Videos (2)

Games (1)

Skill Sheets and Lesson Plan

Academic Standards

Learning Objective:

Children will explain why seashells make great homes for hermit crabs.



aquarium, fiction, protects


Science Focus:

animal adaptations


CCSS (and states that have similar standards):

RI.K.1 key details, RI.K.4 vocabulary, RF.K.3 cvc words, RI.K.9 compare texts, RL.K.1 key details (literature), W.K.8 writing