Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Make a Spine! Students will see how the backbone of a vertebrate animal is made up of both bones (mints) and cartilage (gummies) which allow it to bend and move. The best part -- it doubles as a tasty treat!
This is an example of how you could use a graphic organizer when discussing Vertebrates and Invertebrates. This specific graphic organizer is a Venn Diagram. Graphic organizers are an aspect of effective instruction for engaging students.