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- This six-pack bundles Biomimicry Discovery Cards from all terrestrial biomes--tundra, taiga, temperate forest, grasslands, desert and tropical rainforests. Students discover innovations inspired nature in the form of origami riddle cards (six cards per set). Buy the kits in bulk here to save! Each$21.60$24.00Save $2.40
- This eight-pack bundles Biomimicry Discovery Cards from all eight biomes--tundra, taiga, temperate forest, grasslands, desert, tropical rainforests, freshwater and marine water. Students discover innovations inspired by nature in the form of origami riddle cards (six cards per set). Buy the kits in$25.60$32.00Save $6.40
- Expand Trait Mountain Lesson 3 (aligned to NGSS 1-LS1-1). The original lesson includes 6 Biomimicry Discovery Cards from the Temperate Forest biome of Trait Mountain. This expansion bundles an additional 42 Biomimicry Discovery Cards from 7 additional biomes to SAVE!!★★ View myBiomimicry Discovery C$34.19$37.99Save $3.80
The temperate rainforests biome inspires biomimicry innovation--or copying nature. Six origami riddle cards unfold to reveal six real-world innovations inspired by adaptations in damp, leafy, temperate rainforests.
It's also found in my Trait Mountain STEM Lesson Plans.
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★★ View myBiomimicry Discovery Cards Assembly Tutorial to learn how to assemble the cards. ★★
The kit includes these six infinite origami cards based on inventions inspired in temperate forest biomes:
✿ Thistles and Burrs and Velcro
✿ Birds and Airplanes
✿ Cats Eyes and Road Reflectors
✿ Bats and Radar
✿ Forest Floor and Carpet Tiles
✿ Maples Seeds and Drones
✿ 6 PDF biomimicry card templates
✿ 1 biomimicry backstories computer interactive (and link to online version)
✿ 1 What Am I? Game computer interactive (and link to online version)
✿ PDF downloads
✿ Links to my Biomimicry Discovery Card YouTube tutorials and
✿ BONUS: My Biomimicry Discovery Card template and tutorial link (for students to make their own Biomimicry Discovery Card)
To create these templates you just need:
• a color printer
• card stock
• paper cutter or exacto knife and sharp edge
• hot glue gun
MORE BIOMIMICRY DISCOVERY CARD BIOMES:
OTHER DISCOVERY CARDS SERIES
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All projects are aligned to Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). See preview file for lesson overview and standards alignment.
Keywords: biomimicry, inventions, origami, STEAM, STEM, NGSS 1-LS3-1, NGSS 1.LS3.1, NGSS 1-LS1-2, NGSS 1.LS1.2, NGSS 1-LS1-1, NGSS 1.LS1.1.