Inspect Animal Tracks
Lions and tigers and bears! Oh, my! The next time you and your fifth grader go on a hike, take along this key to figure out which of eight common North American animals left a track along the river bank. Help your young explorer learn to use a dichotomous key—a series of questions with two possible answers, each of which leads you to the next question. Your child will delight in exploring the natural world through a scientific lens!