Biology Research Project - animal classifications for vertebrates all 7 groups from Velerion Damarke on TeachersNotebook.com (4 pages) - This workbook set of pages gives you space to show pictures and examples of the 7 major families of vertebrates (animals with backbones): jawless fishes, bony fishes, cartilaginous fishes, mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. The page for mammals has
These six 8.5 x 11 Animals with Backbones Posters list the characteristics of mammals, reptiles, amphibians, birds, and fish.You could post these in your classroom as a reference. They could make a nice addition to a science learning station about animals.
Spotlight on Howe Sound Marine Life: Animals with Backbones - Vertebrates are animals with backbones, and that includes us, as well as all the fish in the sea. Vertebrates are a subdivision of the phylum Chordata, which includes all animals that have a nerve cord supported by a firm rod, as well as throat openings at some point in their lives.
Vintage Children's Science Book: Introducing Animals with Backbones in black and red dust jacket
Gorillas belong to the: Kingdom Animalia (all animals) Phylum Chordata Subphylum Vertebrata (animals with backbones) Class Mammalia (warm-blooded animals with fur and mammary glands) Order Primates (which is comprised of 11 families, including lemurs, monkeys, marmosets, lesser apes, great apes, and humans) Family Pongidae (the great apes, including gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos, and orangutans) Genus Gorilla (gorillas and orangutans)