The Animal Kingdom
About the The Animal Kingdom Lesson
This is a lesson about the five different animal kingdoms and their unique characteristics.
• to identify the five basic animal kingdoms;
• to define a vertebrate;
• to identify the characteristics of each of the five kingdoms.
There are many different types of animals. Some are similar to each other, but others are very different. Animals have been classified and divided into different kingdoms based on their similarities. There are five basic kingdoms of animals. These are: