Are Pandas really bears??? Find out with this two-week, integrated science and language arts unit that is sure to keep student interest at its highest. Students brainstorm, study words, alphabetize, rhyme, categorize words, work with synonyms, work with antonyms, read, answer questions in complete sentences, and complete writing activities. Major topics are: Do Pandas Belong To The Bear Family?, What Do Panda Bears Look Like?, Where Do Pandas Live?, What Do Pandas Eat?, How Do Pandas Get Their Food?, Do Pandas Hibernate?, Panda Cubs, Panda Enemies, and Why Are Pandas Protected? This Animal Science lesson provides a teacher and student section with a variety of reading passages, lessons, activities, crossword and word search to create a well-rounded lesson plan.