Island by Jason Chin is a gorgeous book that demonstrates how the Galapagos Islands were formed and how life came to the Islands, both in animal and plant forms. Enjoy the art and the sense of history that you'll get from reading this.
Many thanks to Ms. Tanner for many of the materials found on this page.
Here is a video care of the Sandiego Zoo Ambassador's Program.
You can use the following website to:
You can also use these links to explore more about the Galapagos Islands:
This is a site for kids to learn more about the wildlife and history of the Galapagos Islands.
You could also explore the Galapagos Islands (or anything or anywhere, actually!) with AskRI.org's Searchasaurus Database. Here's the Link:
Ms. Tanner, Librarian at Edgewood Highlands and Stone Hill schools, found this awesome website about scientists using Google Maps to explore the Galapagos Islands. Enjoy!
As you look at this material, keep in mind the following concepts:
You also might want to keep these vocabulary words handy: