Producers, Consumers, Decomposers
4th - 6th
Students read a Dr. Seuss book as part of a study on organism ecosystems. In this ecosystems lesson, students read an interactive story about the Sun's energy and watch a video about decomposers. Students then research an ocean ecosystem and make a food chain for the environments energy flow. Students read The Lorax by Dr. Seuss about ecosystems.
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