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SUBJECTS

life sciences,
language arts



GRADES

3-8



CONCEPTS

biomechanics



DURATION

one class period



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These are the answer keys for the Robot Zoo Word World Activity.

Who lives in The Robot Zoo?

Crossword #1 Answer Key

DOWN

  1. Second largest land animal
  2. Insect found in house that spits on food
  3. Flying mammal that can see with sound
ACROSS

  1. Tallest animal on earth
  2. Grass-munching, high-jumping insect
  3. Large, deep-sea creature with 8 tentacles and 2 arms
  4. Color-changing lizard with a a sure grip
  5. Duckbilled, shallow-water hunter from Australia

What's it take to make Robot Zoo animals?

INSTRUCTIONS

For each animal part, fill in the blank with the robot's biomechanical part.

Crossword #2 Answer Key

DOWN

  1. Nerve= Cable
  2. Eye = Camera
  3. Brain = Computer
  4. Muscle = Piston
  5. Joint = Hinge
  6. Bone = Strut
ACROSS

  1. How animals work = Biomechanics
  2. Heart = Pump
  3. Animal = Robot
  4. Scales or Skin = Armor

What's hiding here?

INSTRUCTIONS

Circle all the words you can find. You'll find some forward, backward, diagonally and upside-down.

Word Search Answer Key

ROBOT ZOO WORDS

Animals
Bat
Chameleon
Fun
Giraffe
Grasshopper
Housefly
Machines
Museum
Platypus
Rhinoceros
Robot Zoo
Show
Squid
Travel

OTHER WORDS

Ago
Amp
Bin
Boy
Fen
Foal
Fog
Fox
Need
Nor
Oft
Pig
Rah
Sue
Tag
Use
Wow