This packet contains a full lesson for teaching about how humans can affect or change an ecosystem through pollution. Most of the packet is designed to take notes, but there are also passages to read to support the notes, and there is one research investigation for a hands on experience at the end. Additionally, there is a quiz included for assessment purposes.
This lesson has been designed to reflect the following NGSS:
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