Grade 2 science (NSO) : Animals

Animals

Lets brush up on the basics first. The class 1 lessons will give a nice overview of the animal life.

Animals: Classification

Animals:Type

Animals:Collective nouns

Animals:Lifecycle

Animals:Animal homes

Animals:Sounds animals make

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Animals:Lifecycle

Animal Lifecycle

Animals that Grow Up (Simple Life Cycle):

Most animals including fish, mammals, reptiles and birds have very simple life cycles:

  • they are born (either alive from their mother or hatched from eggs)
  • they grow up

These animals have three stages — before birth, young and adult.  The young are typically similar to the parent, just smaller.  The young slowly “grow” to become adults.

Amphibians:

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Animals:Animal homes

Animals live in a variety of different kinds of homes from holes in the ground, to caves, nests and trees.

Ant – Anthill

Pig – Pigsty

Bee – Beehive

Bird – Nest

Bear – Cave

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Animals:Sounds animals make

  • Antelopes– snort
  • Badgers– growl
  • Bats– screech
  • Bees– buzz
  • Big cats(tigers, lions, jaguars & leopards) – roar growl, snarl
  • Cats– mew, meow, purr
  • Chickens– cluck (female)
  • Cattle– moo
  • Crickets– chirp
  • Crows– caw, cah
  • Deer– bellow (male)
  • Dogs/wolves – bark, howl,

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