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Explore your Los Angeles through art and history
Video | GR 2-5 | PK-GR 1
What makes us afraid of some animals?
Why do invertebrates need hairs? Meet some of our live animals and find out!
Lesson Plan | PK-GR 1
Students will use their observation skills to better understand that Ice Age Los Angeles was a complex ecosystem where many kinds of plants and animals found the resources they needed to survive.
Video | GR 6-12
Reading | GR 6-12
Lesson Plan | GR 2-5 | GR 6-12
Activity | All Grades
In this activity, you can make your own shadow puppet, inspired by the animals we find at La Brea Tar Pits!
Teacher Guide | All Grades
Teacher Guide | GR 2-5 | GR 6-12