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Lesson overview:How are organisms adapted to hot environments?

  • Describe the conditions of hot and dry environments
  • Adaptations of desert animals
  • Adaptations of desert plants
  • Describe the conditions of hot and dry environments
  • Adaptations of desert animals
  • Adaptations of desert plants

In this lesson, we will learn the conditions that are present in desert environments. We will look at a range of adaptations in desert plants and animals. We will look specifically at cacti, camels, kangaroo rats and fennec foxes. For this lesson, you will need a piece of paper, a pencil, a ruler and you might want to use colouring pencils.