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- Andrea G., Teacher
- Jacksonville, FL
Ecosystem Teacher Resources
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Fifth graders participate in an outdoor activity to simulate deer and the resources available to them. In this ecosystem habitat lesson, 5th graders observe what is happening as the activity progresses. Students record conclusions about what happened during the activity. Students understand how resources can become more scarce.
Fourth graders research different ecosystems and write a poem about an ecosystem in the form of a diamante poem. In small groups they read and discuss information about their selected ecosystem. Student sthen write a diamante poem and create a group mural illustrating the various aspects of their ecosystem.
Sixth graders explore survival in ecosystems. For this ecosystem lesson, 6th graders examine what the outcome would be if different organisms were unable to survive in their ecosystems. Students conduct inquiry research regarding the topic and share their findings in a comic strip.