Students will distinguish the difference between terrestrial and aquatic biomes. This lesson contains an introduction, links to needed worksheets, world map, and a check for understanding. This lesson includes terrestrial biomes as well. Answers not provided.
Direct Instruction Powerpoint with background information.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Aquatic Biomes.
To use prior knowledge of root words to learn new vocabulary words using Etymology.
Uses unique deep-sea fish species to address fish biology, evolution, and ecology.
Covers hydrothermal vents and the chemosynthetic based communities found there.
Covers life in anoxic environments exploring the chemical basis of life, addressing exobiology, evolution, and ecology.
Describes the current state of the Southern Sea Otter and efforts to explain declining population levels. The answer to the problem lies in the interplay of multiple factors giving students a real world conservation problem.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Aquatic Biomes.