What is Environment?
Environment means the surroundings (air, animals, plants, water bodies, hills, valleys and others)
Things in our environment/ components of our environment
people, rivers, lakes, mountains, plants, land, hills, insects, birds, air and others
Draw four surroundings of man
Nature walks around the school.
Ref: Understanding integrated sc. bk 1 page 14-15
Living things in our environment
What are living things?
Living things are things that have life.
What living things do (characteristics)
- they reproduce
- they respire
- they grow
- they excrete
- they feed
- they move
Plants and animals make up living things.
Examples of living things
- Birds like hens, eagles, ducks, etc
- Insects like grasshoppers, ants, flies, etc
Ref: Understanding Integrated Sci. bk. 1 page 16-17.
Fountain Pr. Sci. book 1 page 18-22.