Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle

Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
Ecology Factors Crossword Puzzle
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This is a crossword puzzle (Nice resource to have just in case) that goes with my Ecology Abiotic Factors that I offer on TpT.

Also included are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, the bundled homework package, unit notes, and much more.

Ecology Abiotic Factors Entire Unit (3,000+ Slides), HW, Notes and more
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit

This unit includes all of the following and more.
Ecology Interactions Entire Unit
Light, Plants, and Animals Lesson
Warm and Cold Bloodedness, Animals, Isopod Lab Project and more
Abiotic Factors Unit Crossword with Solution
Water Cycle Lesson, Quiz, HW, and much more
Carbon Cycle Lesson, Photosynthesis, Cellular Respiration
Nitrogen Cycle , Phosphorus Cycle, pH, Acid Rain, Nutrient Pollution in Aquatic Systems (470 slides) HW, Notes and much more
Biogeochemical Cycles Review Game, Water Cycle, Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, pH Acid Rain, Phosphorus Cycle
Ecology and the Environment Flash Card Pack

This Crossword has 37 clues and a word bank that can be removed to make the crossword more challenging if you want. A solution version is also provided after the crossword. Below you will find the word bank, clues, and information about my larger Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit.

Word Bank: abiotic, acid, adaptation, biogeochemical, biogeography, biological, biotic, carbon, coldbloodedness, condensation, dispersal, eutrophic, eutrophication, evaporation, evapotranspiration, hibernation, hyperthermia, hypothermia, light, lightenergy, mesotrophic, moisture, nitrogen, oligiotrophic, percolation, phosphorus, photo, photosynthesis, physiological, pollination, precipitation, respiration, shivering, temperature, thermoregulation, tolerance, warmbloodedness, water

3 - This is when water that is so heavy it falls as liquid / solid.
5 - Having a body temperature that is to high that may cause heart failure, among other problems and death
7 - Wind, water, animal, and tension are all types of seed _____________
10 - Type of rain that has a lower pH from air pollutants.
11 - Processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic molecules. (Cellular ______________)
15 - This is when a substance changes from a liquid state to gas state (requires energy).
16 - Prefix for the word light
18 - The slow movement of water through the soil
20 - Island __________________ is the study of rates of colonization and extinction of species on islands.
26 - The transferring of pollen (plants sex cells) from one plant to another
27 - Name for a lake or river with moderate productivity
29 - All organisms have a range of ____________________ to the abiotic factors
30 - Of, pertaining to, or produced by life or living organisms.
31 - Warm and cold abiotic factor
32 - The type of thermoregulation that you can control
33 - The wettest of the seven abiotic factors
34 - This cycle circulates nitrogen from the air, to the soil, to organisms, and then back to the air. (_________ cycle)
35 - The brightest of the seven abiotic factors
36 - The ability of an organism to keep its body temperature within certain boundaries
37 - This is when water vapor (gas) turns back to a liquid. (energy required / cold) -cloud formation

1 - Being inactive during winter, and lower metabolism
2 - The circulation of carbon from the atmosphere into organisms (biotic) and back again (abiotic). (___________ cycle)
4 - A common nutrient in nutrient pollution.
6 - A process whereby an organism becomes better suited to its habitat.
8 - This is when water is released by plants into air
9 - Process where muscles contract and relax when it is cold, this generates heat
12 - Name for a lake or river with high productivity
13 - The __________ cycle is the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth
14 - When organisms can't regulate their internal temperature
17 - A decrease in the core body temperature to a level at which normal muscular and brain functions are impaired
19 - 6CO2 + 6H2O +_________________ = C6H12O6 + 6O2
21 - When oxygen is removed from a water body by bacteria
22 - Another name for the word non-living
23 - Maintaining a warm body temperature independent of environmental conditions.
24 - This is a life, Earth, change atoms, repeating event (_____________________ cycle)
25 - The type of thermoregulation that you cannot control
26 - A process that converts carbon dioxide into organic compounds, especially sugars, using the energy from sunlight.
28 - Name for a lake or river with low productivity

Ecology and the Environment: Abiotic Factors Unit- Areas of Focus within The Ecology: Abiotic Factors Unit: Abiotic Factors, Biotic Factors, The Big 7 Abiotic Factors, Organisms Range of Tolerance, Light, How light affects Organisms, Photosynthesis, Factors in the Environment that Affect the Amount of Light, How Organisms Movements are affected by light, Bioluminescence, How temperature affects organisms, Thermoregulation, Physiological Regulation,Behavioral Regulation, Adaptation, Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, Warm-Bloodedness (Endothermy), Cold-Bloodedness, Hibernation / Torpor, Advantages of Warm-Bloodedness, Disadvantages of Warm-Bloodedness, Advantages of Cold-Bloodedness, Disadvantages of Cold-Bloodedness, Water, Water Requirements and Plants, Adaptations of Plants and Water, Adaptations of Animals and Water, Wind, Positives and Negatives of Wind to Organisms, How animals use Wind, How Plants use Wind, Wind Dispersal, Water Dispersal, Animal Seed Dispersal, Fire Ecology, Fire Dependence, Biogeochemical Cycles, Hydrologic Cycle, Carbon Cycle, Photosynthesis, Cellular Respiration, Oxygen-Carbon Dioxide Balance, Nitrogen Cycle, Phosphorus Cycle, Importance of Phosphorus, Nutrients and Aquatic Systems, Eutrophication.

I also sell all 20 Science Units as a digital hard good on TpT. This includes all 20 units (50,000 slides), in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for students in grades 5-10, This also includes 278 pages of bundled homework / assessment that chronologically follows each unit, 175 pages of modified assessments, 325 pages of answer keys, 260 pages of unit notes, 37 PowerPoint review games (5000+ slides), hundreds of lab activities with questions and answers, hundreds of project ideas, 325 videos, hundreds of pages of handouts, First Day Powerpoint, Guidebook, and much more.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Thanks again and best wishes.

Ryan Murphy M.Ed

Other Ecology and the Environment Lessons and Units that I offer...

Ecology Feeding Levels Entire Unit (1000+ Slides), HW, Notes and more
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit

The Ecology Feeding Levels Unit Includes all of the following and more...
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit Homework, Lesson Notes, Answer Key (FREE)
Food Chains, Energy Flow in an Ecosystem, Producers, Consumers, Decomposters, (650 Slides), HW, Notes and more
Ecology Food Chain Board Game
Community Ecology, Competition, Activity, Quiz, and more
Animal Teeth / Dentition, Carnivores, Herbivores, Omnivores, (200+ Slides) HW, Quiz, and More
Biomass Pyramids, Energy Flow, Pyramid of Numbers, Activity, and more
Biomagnification and Bioaccumulation of Pollution in Aquatic Systems, Simulation Activity, HW, Notes, (299 Slide PowerPoint) and more
Feeding Levels Unit Crossword with Solution
Ecology and the Environment Flash Card Pack

Ecology Interactions Entire Unit (2000+ Slides), HW, Notes and more
Ecology Interactions Unit

This unit includes all of the following and much more...
Ecology Interactions Entire Unit Homework, Lesson Notes, Answer Key
Levels of Biological Organization, Community Ecology
Niche, Needs of Living Things Lesson
Food Webs, Activity, (350 Slides), HW, Notes and much more
Animal Habitat Activity, Hands-on, and much more
Camouflage and Mimicry Lesson (400 Slides) HW, Notes and much more
Population Sampling and Biodiversity Lesson
Animal and Plant Symbiosis, Mutualism, Parasitism, Commensalism (500 Slides) HW, Notes and more
Exotic Species Lesson, Create a WANTED poster, and much more
Ecology Interactions Unit Review Game
Ecology Interactions Unit Crossword with Solution
Ecology and the Environment Flash Card Pack

Below are the links to the 20 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the curriculum purchase.

Physical Science Units
Science Skills Unit
Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit
Matter, Energy, and the Environment Unit Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit

Physical Science Curriculum
Physical Science Bundle Package (4 Units)

Life Science Units
Human Body System and Health Topics Unit
Cellular Biology Unit
Infectious Diseases Unit
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division
Taxonomy and Classification Unit
Evolution and Natural Selection, Change Topics Unit
Botany Unit
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit
Ecology Interactions Unit
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit

Life Science Curriculum
Life Science Bundle Package (10 Units)

Earth Science Units
Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice Ages, Glaciers Unit
Astronomy Topics UnitGeology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit

Earth Science Curriculum Bundle
Earth Science Curriculum (6 Units)

Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)

Below is a link to view this curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
Curriculum Tour

Entire Curriculum I offer on TpT...
Entire 4 Year Curriculum, 20 Full Units, (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more

Best wishes,

Ryan Murphy M.Ed

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