Describes how energy is transfered from one organism to another.
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.
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.
Reviews how energy flows through ecosystems.
Energy and nutrients move through ecosystems, including the savanna where wild animals roam for now.