What Is a BIOME?

What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
What Is a BIOME?
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Learning the differences between biomes, ecosystems, and habitats can be confusing; but the Biomes of the World series from Let’s Get Real makes it crystal clear with easy-to-understand definitions, maps, and a wide variety of resources, including this free What Is a Biome? poster.

This 11 x 17 poster highlights the differences between biomes, ecosystems, and habitats, with simple descriptions and colorful photographs.

Vocabulary Enrichment Words:

aquatic, biome, desert, ecosystem, forest, habitat, taiga, tropical, temperate, tundra

Targeted Skills:

  • Understanding the differences between biomes, ecosystems, and habitats
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting (analysis)

Technical Info: The poster is in PDF format, illustrated with high-definition photographs.

Author’s Note: If you find biomes confusing, you’re not alone. In researching this topic, I found that educational resources define biomes and ecosystems in many different ways. For this introductory look at biomes, I relied on the categories most often used in the scientific community.


Bundle and Save: Biome and ecosystem resources are available in two bundles, including...

Biomes of the World: Book Bundle (20% savings)

Biomes of the World: MEGA-Bundle Pack (25% savings)

Related Resources:

Biomes of the World: Poster Set

Biomes of the World: Activity Pack

Habitats and Homes in the World’s Biomes


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