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Habitats: Woodlands

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  • This short video is an overview of key features of a woodland habitat, covering the animals and environmental conditions found there throughout the year. 
  • This video would be best used with other content related to woodland habitats, as it just provides a quick introduction without many details.
Teaching Tips


  • This video has great footage of organisms interacting in a woodland environment.
  • Vocabulary such as deciduous, coniferous, and hibernation are introduced with supporting images.

Additional Prerequisites

  • This video is a preview of Discovery Education UK's habitat module on woodlands and a login is required to view additional content.


Scientist Notes
The resource accentuates woodland habitats and the types of plants and animals commonly found in this habitat. It also spotlights how they interrelate with each other and adapt to seasonal changes. This resource is recommended for teaching.
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