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Title: Biodiversity in Ecosystems
Description: Students simulate biodiversity in a forest and see first hand how biodiversity contributes to survival of species. 
Key Words: biodiversity, plants, animals, species 
Grade Level: 7th 
Subject: Science 
 Biodiversity lesson plan.doc
 Biodiversity in Ecosystems.pptx

Teacher's Request: Please provide lesson planning activities which support the following for seventh grade; 1. forces that affect motion such as turgor pressure 2. how large molecules are broken down into smaller molecules such as carbohydrates 3. describe how biodiversity contributes to the sustainability of an ecosystem


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