Perfect for a lesson on Ecosystems and Biomes in your high school Biology or Ecology class. Students are engaged from the beginning with a dream ecosystem activity. Guided notes focus student attention during the PowerPoint presentation. Students learn what makes a biome (temperature and precipitation) and see visual examples of different biomes. Review activity helps students associate images with characteristics of a biome. Finally, students create a flyer for a dream biome, including all of the characteristics they have learned.
Your purchase includes a 53 slide, color PowerPoint presentation, a student notes page, and a flyer worksheet. Suggested links to youtube videos are included to supplement the PowerPoint presentation. Perfect for a ninety minute class period or two forty minute class periods.
This lesson grabs students attention with an introduction to Mars-One, and the idea that life on another planet is possible but needs some planning. Students are intrigued by the idea of a one way trip and start thinking about the concept of survival in this way.
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