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Title: Biomes & Ecosystems
Description: The purpose of this lesson is to teach students about biomes, ecosystems, and the roles that different organisms play with their ecosystem in the transfer of energy and nutrients. There are nine different activities listed to help teach the students the lesson using different approaches that include: an online quiz, create a food web/habitat online, creating a food web project on paper, learning about biomes through an interactive website, student directed presentations on the different parts of an ecosystem, student directed skits on ecosystem aspects, and a mural for the entire class to make of their local geographical region. Detailed instructions, required supplies, and links all provided. You can pick and choose which activities to use; single activities can stand alone or be used in conjunction with one another. 
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Grade Level: 6th 
Subject: Science 
 Ecosystem Activites Plan.doc
 Cycling of Matter no compost Presentation Final.pptx

Teacher's Request: Activities for ecosystems.


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