Help increase science literacy by using this close reading assignment on biotic and abiotic factors! Students will learn about how abotic factors in the environment affect biotic organisms. Examples in the reading include:
- Temperature dependent sex determination in reptiles
- Weasel seasonal coat color
- Trees survival mechanisms in winter
- Plant's response to sound
Following the two page reading there are 8 comprehension questions.
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