The ZIP file includes a DETAILED lesson plan covering the following topics:
1) Indicator Species
2) Biotic Index
3) Richness vs Evenness with colorful diagrams
4) Simpson's Reciprocal Index
6) Biogeographical factors that affect biodiversity
7) Conservation efforts
There is a Power Point presentation, very detailed lesson plan (minds on, activities, consolidation). There is a whiteboard group activity, cut and paste construction paper activity on conservation, and a worksheet on the Simpson's Reciprocal Index students can do independently or in pairs. It's interactive a hint of competitiveness and lots of fun!