|In Search of North American Bears|
|A WebQuest for 1st and 2nd Grades.
by Diana Gildersleeve
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In Eric Carle's books a Polar Bear who lives in a zoo hears all sorts of animals around him. A Brown Bear sees many different things. Come along with us as we learn all about these two bears as well as others found in North America!
|The Task and Process:
After listening to the books Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? and Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Eric Carle, work with your partner to:
|Write down the 4 types of bears we are studying from North America. Use the links below to discover them.|
|Click here to compare the bears of North America.|
|Pretend you are Eric Carle. Choose a bear and write a story about what it would see or hear in the wild.|
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Eric Carle
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? - Eric Carle
Let's Go Home Little Bear - Martin Waddell
Baby Bears and How They Grow - National Geographic
|Click here to learn about Eric Carle.|
|Get a close up look at some Grizzly Bears.|
|Did you know...
A grizzly bear is a type of brown bear!
|Click here to learn about Black Bears.|
|Come and learn about Brown Bears.|
|Polar Bears are really cool. Come and check them out.|
|Go to the Cub Den to learn ten interesting facts about bears.|
|Greenville Central School|