Slide show with vocabulary words include: ecosystem, food chain, food web, producer, autotroph, consumer, heterotroph, herbivore, primary consumer, carnivore, secondary consumer, omnivore, decomposer, scavenger, detrivore, predator, and trophic level.
Looks at the processes that are fundamental to all ecosystems. Describes how ecosystems work through energy flow and nutrient cycles.
Students participate in a role play simulation to debate the possibility of establishing a world preserve. Students explore the human impacts on the rain forest and learn how the rain forest effects us. Worksheets included.
A quiz on how energy flows in an ecosystem, which includes ecological pyramid, food chains, food webs, and trophic levels.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Flow of Energy in Ecosystems.
To stimulate the critical thinking skills required to assess the validity of statements about the key concept using an Agree/Disagree Table.
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Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Using the invasive lionfish species in the Atlantic ocean as a case study, students will explore the impact that an invasive species can have on an ecosystem and on our economy. They will continue their exploration by holding a town meeting and identifying an invasive species in their own life.
Energy and nutrients move through ecosystems, including the savanna where wild animals roam for now.
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