Ecosystems. Ecology. Ecosystems Labs, Activities, Worksheets and Research.
Wants some new and innovative labs and activities to build or add to your ecosystem unit? This package is sure not to disappoint. It has a range of group and individual activities sure to get your students thinking and excited about their learning. The package begins with a group activity to rank the 10 most urgent environmental problems facing earth today. Notes in Cornell format are included as well as a vocabulary cut and paste. There is a math application activity for populations and an art assignment for biotic and abiotic components in an ecosystem. There are two research activities, two great labs and a game for PE. The package concludes with a review assignment. Included in the package
Rank the World’s 10 Most Urgent Environmental Problems
What’s Important and Why
Vocabulary Cut and Paste with Quiz
Determining Total Population – A Cross Curricular Math Link
Determining Total Population Lab
Rotting Log Community
What’s Missing? An Art Assignment
Ecological Pyramids and Food Chains and Food Webs
Ebb and Flow (Balance) in Food Webs – A Game for PE
Secondary Succession in the School Yard
Symbiotic Relationships in the Ecosystem – Research Assignment
Disturbances in Nature
Climate Change How Does it Affect Me?
Famous Faces in Ecology Research Project