Ecology and Ecosystems Unit Bundle

Ecology and Ecosystems Unit Bundle
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    Ecology Editable INB Input Notes
    Bundle Description

    Save 35% by purchasing ALL my NGSS aligned Ecology teaching materials!

    This is a GROWING bundle. PLEASE READ:

    • The price of this bundle will increase as additional materials are added.

    • This product includes FREE downloads of ALL future Ecology products.

    Important Notes:

    • Download a FREE Unit Bundle to learn more about all my products.

    • Save 45% with the Life Science Complete Curriculum

    • Save 50% with the Integrated Science Complete Curriculum

    This bundle includes:

    • Editable PowerPoint Presentation, Scaffolded Notes and Exam

    • Interactive Notebook Lessons (Input Notes, INB Activities, Quizzes & Reflection Exercises)

    • Task Cards Tiered to Bloom's Taxonomy

    • SNAPs Lab Stations Activities

    • Differentiated Unit Pacing and Planning Guide

    • Warmups, Homework, Vocabulary Builders & Review Materials (coming soon)

    Ecology PowerPoint, Notes & Exam

    All items in this product are 100% EDITABLE and DIFFERENTIATED. The product includes a PowerPoint Presentation (168 differentiated slides), scaffolded notes (differentiated and modified/completed notes included) and a summative examination (differentiated and answer key included). The PowerPoint is differentiated for upper elementary and middle school students. A color-shape code is found on the upper left corner of every slide to help you differentiate concepts for your students' needs and abilities.

    Ecology INB Unit

    This differentiated interactive notebook unit is composed of interactive notebook chapters. Each chapter includes an overview with photos of the completed INB activity, one page of input notes (differentiated when necessary), at least one INB activity (key included), a 4-5 question mini assessment (key included) and a 2-part reflection exercise. Editable versions of INB notes are included. This INB unit includes 23 INB lessons and 28+ INB activities:

    Chapter 1: What is ecology?

    Chapter 2: Living vs. Nonliving Things

    Chapter 3: Types of Organisms (Producer, Consumer, Decomposer)

    Chapter 4: Types of Consumers

    Chapter 5: The Role of the Sun

    Chapter 6: Food Chains

    Chapter 7: Energy Flow Through a Food Chain

    Chapter 8: Energy Pyramid

    Chapter 9: Ecological Relationships (Competition, Predation & Types of Symbiosis)

    Chapter 10: Important Ecological Roles

    Chapter 11: Nutrient Cycling (Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide & Water)

    Chapter 12: Oxygen & Carbon Dioxide Cycling

    Chapter 13: Water Cycle

    Chapter 14: Carbon Cycle

    Chapter 15: Ecological Organization

    Chapter 16: Impact of Environmental Change

    Chapter 17: Carrying Capacity

    Chapter 18: Biomes

    Chapter 19: Freshwater Ecosystems

    Chapter 20: Marine Ecosystems

    Chapter 21: Ecological Succession

    Chapter 22: Biodiversity

    Chapter 23: Why is biodiversity important?

    Ecology Bell Ringers

    Differentiated and tiered 3-part activities designed to "warmup" students at the beginning of a lesson. Full and half page printing options and key included. This product includes 23+ bell ringers aligned with the INB chapters.

    Ecology Lab Stations Activities

    SNAPs Lab Stations are differentiated laboratory activities that require students to use science, math, literacy, problem-solving and engineering skills. These labs are designed to enhance students' understanding of scientific concepts and help students apply scientific ideas to the real world. This bundle includes 10 SNAPs lab activities:

    Animals' Food and Energy Lab Stations Activity (5-PS3-1)

    Food Chains and Webs Lab Stations Activity (5-LS2-1, MS-LS2-3)

    Energy Pyramids (MS-LS2-3)

    Ecological Relationships Lab Station Activity (MS-LS2-2)

    Nutrient Cycling Lab Station Activity (5-LS2-1)

    Carbon Cycle Lab Station Activity (MS-LS2-3)

    Impact of Environmental Change Lab (3-LS4-4)

    Carrying Capacity Lab Station Activity (MS-LS2-1)

    Ecological Succession Lab Station Activity (MS-LS2-4)

    Biodiversity Lab Station Activity (MS-LS2-5)

    Ecology Task Cards

    110 differentiated and tiered task card questions to help assess your students on important concepts covered in this science unit. Answer sheets (differentiated) and key included.

    Next Generation Science Standards

    This unit bundle satisfies NGSS 3-LS4-4, 5-PS3-1, 5-LS2-1, MS-LS2-1, MS-LS2-2, MS-LS2-3, MS-LS2-4 and MS-LS2-5.


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