God Created the Animals Unit Study done by Jo Dee's Family

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My children were aged 10, 8, and 7 when we completed this short study on Animals. I do not assign topics for writing, but writing is normally done about things we have done in "school", by choice.

Unit Study - God Created the Animals

All study was done as a basic introduction to the many animals.

During the study, memorize Genesis 1:24-25

Resources (some of these have duplicate suggested activities):

Genesis For Kids (Science Experiments that show God's power in Creation) by Doug Lambier and Robert Stevenson (this book, I ve heard is now out of print, but some places still have some copies); pages 111-118

The World God Made by Edward J. Shewan; pages 55-83

First Book of Nature an Usborne book; pages 71-96; 97-120; 145-167

The Life Cycle of a Butterfly by Bobbie Kalman (excellent pictures)

The Life Cycle of a Frog by Bobbie Kalman and Kathryn Smithyman (excellent pictures, however there is old-earth reference)

The Life Cycle of a Koala by Bobbie Kalman and Heather Levigne (excellent pictures)

Dinosaurs by Design by Duane T. Gish

Dinosaur wooden skeleton models

A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 by W. Phillip Keller

The Tanglewoods' Secret by Patricia St. John (fiction book about a girl who finds the Good Shepherd and leads her brother and another boy to Him, too.) Warning, death of a child is dealt with in this book.

Some general things we did:
Nature Bug Search
Dinosaur exhibit at the museum
Farm visit

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