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13.1: Why It Matters- Features of the Animal Kingdom

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    Why learn about the Animal Kingdom?

    Sea sponges and corals may look like plants, but they actually belong to the animal kingdom. Let’s take a look at these interesting animals!

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    So just why do sponges “count” as animals? In this module we’ll learn about the shared characteristics of animals, and learn just how sponges fit into this kingdom.

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