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Title: Alligators Vs Crocodiles


1
Alligators Vs Crocodiles
  • Do you know how to tell the difference between
    the two?
  • Philip Ilardi
  • EDU-500 Summer 2008

2
Introduction
  • Have you ever wanted to explore the difference
    between alligators and crocodiles? Here is your
    chance! Are there any differences? Do they have
    similarities? Do they live in the same kinds of
    places? What do they eat? As you complete this
    project you will become an expert on alligators
    and crocodiles.

Turn the page and get ready to explore the world
of two great reptiles.
3
Fun Facts
  • All the species of alligators, caimans,
    crocodiles, and gharial together are known as
    crocodilians.
  • Alligators, caimans, crocodiles, and gharial are
    all part of the reptile family.
  • Alligators and crocodiles are cold blooded and
    rely on the sun, warm rocks, shade, and cool mud
    to maintain their temperatures.

4
Task
  • Using the internet resources provided in the
    slide show you will research and gather
    information about the attributes of alligators
    and crocodiles. You will use the findings to
    create a Venn Diagram which will help you in your
    writing assignment where you will share your
    research.
  • If youre ready to explore the world of reptiles
    click to turn the page.

Alligator Work Sheet Crocodile Work Sheet
5
ProcessStep 1
  • Explore the following webpages to gather
    information to complete your work sheet on
    alligators and crocodiles. All the following
    websites contain information you can use to
    complete the work sheets. Read carefully to find
    the true differences.

Physical Characteristics
http//www.seaworldadventurepark.info/alligator.ph
p http//www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-crocodi
le.html http//www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cnhc/cbd-faq-q1.h
tm http//www.fpl.com/environment/endangered/ameri
can_alligators.shtmlTopOfPage http//www.fpl.com/
environment/endangered/american_crocodiles.shtml h
ttp//animal.discovery.com/convergence/safari/croc
s/croctour/croctour.html
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Alligators_and_t
heir_kin
6
ProcessStep 2
Explore the webpages to gather information to
complete your worksheet on alligators and
crocidiles.
  • Food
  • Habitat

http//agrigator.ifas.ufl.edu/gators/
http//agrigator.ifas.ufl.edu/gators/
http//www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cnhc/csp_amis.htm
http//www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cnhc/csp_amis.htm
http//animals.howstuffworks.com/reptiles/alligato
r3.htm
http//www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-
crocodile.html
http//animals.howstuffworks.com/reptiles/alligato
rs-and-crocodiles.htm
http//animals.howstuffworks.com/reptiles/alligato
rs-and-crocodiles.htm
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Feeding_Habits
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Habitat
7
ProcessStep 3
  • Explore the webpages to gather information to
    complete your worksheet on alligators and
    crocidiles.

Reproduction
http//animals.jrank.org/pages/3640/Crocodiles-Fal
se-Gharials-Crocodylidae-BEHAVIOR-REPRODUCTION.htm
l http//w3.shorecrest.org/Lisa_Peck/MarineBio/sy
llabus/ch9vertebrates/reptilesandbirds/repbirdwp/b
arbara/repro.html http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole
/Reproduction
http//www.cclockwood.com/gatorcam/kidspage.htm
8
ProcessStep 4
  • Fun Facts
  • Use the following webpages, or any of the
    previous ones to fill in the last box of your
    work sheet. Write down your favorite facts you
    found during your exploration.

http//www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/Alligato
r.shtml
http//www.alligatorfur.com/edu/gatorfacts.htm
9
Writing Piece
  • Using both your alligator and crocodile work
    sheets and the knowledge you gained from the
    webquest, your next task is to complete the Venn
    Diagram, which you will use to complete a writing
    task.

Venn Diagram
Writing Rubric
Use your Venn Diagram and rubric to write about
what you have learned during your exploration!
10
Conclusion
  • CONGRATULATIONS!! You have completed your
    exploration about alligators and crocodiles.
    Share what you have learned with friends and
    family so they know how to tell the difference
    between an alligator and a crocodile!

Can you guess what I am??
11
References
  • http//www.seaworldadventurepark.info/alligator.ph
    p
  • http//www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-crocodile
    .html
  • http//www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cnhc/cbd-faq-q1.htm
  • http//www.fpl.com/environment/endangered/american
    _alligators.shtmlTopOfPage
  • http//www.fpl.com/environment/endangered/american
    _crocodiles.shtml
  • http//animal.discovery.com/convergence/safari/cro
    cs/croctour/croctour.html
  • http//agrigator.ifas.ufl.edu/gators/
  • http//www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cnhc/csp_amis.htm

http//animals.howstuffworks.com/reptiles/alligato
rs-and-crocodiles.htm
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Feeding_Habits
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Habitat
12
References Cont.
  • http//www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/Alligato
    r.shtml

http//www.alligatorfur.com/edu/gatorfacts.htm
http//animals.jrank.org/pages/3640/Crocodiles-Fal
se-Gharials-Crocodylidae-BEHAVIOR-REPRODUCTION.htm
l http//w3.shorecrest.org/Lisa_Peck/MarineBio/sy
llabus/ch9vertebrates/reptilesandbirds/repbirdwp/b
arbara/repro.html http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole
/Reproduction
http//home.cfl.rr.com/gatorhole/Alligators_and_t
heir_kin
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