Phylogenetic Tree of Life -The OpenLearn site used to offer this phylogenetic chart in the shape of a tree as a free poster, but no more. They do have an online version of this same illustration, expandable and with links and an explanatory guide.
Kids love nature and enjoy creating artistic representations of animal life. Take a look at these homemade animal themed toilet paper roll crafts. They are cool, fun and could be a great project to do with the kids.
"The hierarchy of biological classification's eight major taxonomic ranks, which is an example of definition by genus and differentia. A genus contains one or more species. Intermediate minor rankings are not shown.