This lesson contains everything you need for teaching and assessing Food Chains and Food Webs. The slides include background information for the teacher to use as a mini-lesson or introduction to topic, a research assignment to help students extend and build on knowledge from lesson, and an assessment guide. The outcome covered in this lesson is from the Grade 4 Science curriculum:
Investigate the interdependence of plants and animals, including humans, within habitats and communities.
*Explains characteristics and interdependence of plants and animal
Was able to research a producer or consumer to build a food chain
Included at least 3 links in food chain
Correctly identified each component Producer or Consumer
Correctly identified all consumers as carnivore, herbivore or omnivore