INTERDEPENDENT RELATIONSHIPS IN ECOSYSTEMS, NGSS MS-LS2.A, information and activities, 24 pages, next generation science standards, Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, AND Dynamics NGSS MS-LS2. ecosystems ws, animal interactions, predator prey worksheet,
Thank you for purchasing this NGSS aligned resource “LS2.A: Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems”. This resource includes information and activities, which cover the core ideas for the unit “MS-LS2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics”.
Students will read the required information, complete activities, and then assess their learning using the performance based assignments. Each assignment is aligned to the performance standards which are found in the Next Generation Science Standards MS-LS2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics. Each assignment includes notes, rubrics and an answer key. This resource will cover the following standards and topics.
LS2.A: Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems
1.What are ecosystems?
2. What can affect the populations of organisms that live in an ecosystem
3. What can limit population growth
4. Interactions that occur between living things, Predator-Prey, symbiotic, competitive.
This resource is designed to be delivered to your students over a 1-2 week period. Each information sheet, activity and assessment material includes performance and standard indicators, so that you and your students know which standards are being addressed. I have also included a graphic organizer, which can be used by your students to record key pieces of information.
I hope that you enjoy this resource.