The_Salmon_Life_Cycle Salmon Life Cycle KWL Chart The Salmon Life Cycle <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>You can see the salmon babies growing inside the eggs.</FONT>&nbsp;<FONT class=c5speakingrange>As they grow,&nbsp;you can see their eyes.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>Salmon eggs need clean, cold running water.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>The running water brings air to the eggs.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>Too much dirt in the water will <FONT style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: yellow">smother</FONT> the eggs.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>When it is big enough, the&nbsp;tiny salmon&nbsp;pushes itself out of the egg.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>Now it is called an <STRONG>alevin</STRONG>.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>An alevin lives in the gravel on the bottom of a river or stream.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>It cannot swim yet, because it still has the egg sac attached to it.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>This egg sac provides food for the alevin.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>When all the food <FONT class=c5speakingrange>is </FONT>used up the alevin is called a <STRONG>fry</STRONG>.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>The fry eat small insects they catch in the water. </FONT><FONT class=c5speakingrange>When salmon are in rivers and streams, they need shelter. <FONT style="" class=c5speakingrange>They need logs and branches to hide under.</FONT></FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>As the fry get a little older they grow dark stripes on their skin. <FONT class=c5speakingrange>These stripes help them hide from animals that might eat them.</FONT></FONT>&nbsp;<FONT class=c5speakingrange>Now they are called <FONT style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: yellow">parr</FONT>.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT class=c5speakingrange><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>When the&nbsp;parr get big enough, they&nbsp;are called&nbsp;<FONT style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: yellow">smolts</FONT>.</FONT>&nbsp;The smolts&nbsp;swim down the streams and rivers toward the ocean. </FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange><FONT style="" class=c5speakingrange>As they swim closer to the ocean&nbsp;the&nbsp;water becomes more and more salty.</FONT></FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT class=c5speakingrange size=5>The smolts stay here, where the river meets the ocean,&nbsp;until they get used to the salty water.</FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>When the smolts are&nbsp;ready they swim into the ocean.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>They eat smaller fish they find.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>Now they grow quickly and become adult salmon.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT class=c5speakingrange><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>Adult salmon like to stay together in a group called a school.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>They spend several years in the ocean.</FONT></FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>Then they return to their home rivers to spawn.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>They travel upstream to the place they were born.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>This journey is hard for the salmon.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>The salmon look differently when they are getting ready to spawn.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>The females get fat with eggs.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>The males might get hooked jaws and humped backs.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>When the female finally reaches home she makes a nest in the gravel.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>Then she lays her eggs.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>The male fertilizes the eggs.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16437"></HEAD> <BODY style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 136%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 24pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0> <P><FONT size=5><FONT class=c5speakingrange>Then the female and male salmon die.</FONT> <FONT class=c5speakingrange>The eggs will hatch in awhile and the salmon life cycle starts again.</FONT></FONT></P></BODY></HTML> <HTML><HEAD> <STYLE>P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } .crickcheckastype { BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://squiggle.dll/gif/squiggle.gif); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x; BACKGROUND-POSITION: 50% bottom } .speechhighlight { COLOR: red } .speechhighlight FONT { COLOR: red } </STYLE> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 9.00.8112.16443"></HEAD> <BODY style="FONT-STYLE: normal; ZOOM: 165%; FONT-FAMILY: SassoonCRInfant, Arial; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 14.25pt; FONT-WEIGHT: normal" contentEditable=false bottomMargin=0 leftMargin=12 rightMargin=12 topMargin=0><FONT class=c5speakingrange size=3> <P><FONT class=c5speakingrange>This unit of activities accompanies the Click-Guide-Learn Clicker/ClickerPaint resource in the SET-BC Learning Centre. There are 7 lessons in total. The students start the whale unit by showing what they know and want to know using a KWL chart, next they read a story, participate in a labeling activity, create sentences using the word banks, draw and stamp a picture and end the unit by writing their own story demonstrating what they have learned. </FONT></P> <P><FONT class=c5speakingrange>The original lessons are based on a Mapping Unit, but this unit is one of two additional units (salmon and whales). These activities allow students to learn about mapping, salmon and whales in an engaging, interactive and fun way! </FONT></P></FONT></BODY></HTML> the eye the nostril the fin the gills the mouth the tail