Parts of an Ecosystem: Consumers Learning Package

Grade Levels
4th - 7th, Homeschool
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Explore the mouthy parts of the ecosystem- consumers! Students will learn the definition of consumers and about the types of consumers. Teach science with comics, and engage your learners in reading content! Even your most reluctant readers will be eager to read this unique way of delivering content.

Have you ever noticed every animal has a mouth? This is because they need to consume their food to gain energy. Unlike plants, consumers need to eat. This comic illustrates this concept and introduces readers to the various types of consumers (for example, primary and secondary consumers).

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  1. Fully Colored Version- Perfect for projecting on front board or printing as a poster.
  2. Black and White Version- Easily printable, fun to color
  3. Guided Note Version- Fill-in-the-blank! Use as guided reading or guided note-taking tool
  4. Draw It! Comic- Many words remain, but images are missing. Students draw them in.
  5. Create Your Own- A completely blank comic template. Students can draw in vertical lines where they see fit.
  6. Rubrics- TWO rubrics (differentiated for learning levels) to aid in grading the "Create Your Own" comic activity.
  7. Answer Key for Guided Notes
  8. Teacher Tips- Tips and instruction ideas for you!
  9. Easel Version- For your students' Google classroom or learning devices!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Develop a model to describe the movement of matter among plants, animals, decomposers, and the environment. Emphasis is on the idea that matter that is not food (air, water, decomposed materials in soil) is changed by plants into matter that is food. Examples of systems could include organisms, ecosystems, and the Earth. Assessment does not include molecular explanations.


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