We found 150 resources with the concept fungi
Fungi: Death Becomes ThemLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Death becomes fungi because many are decomposers, breaking down dead organisms and returning nutrients to the soil. Explore the fascinating world of fungi, how they feed, the different types, and how they reproduce in a video that also...
What Happened to the American Chestnut?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
I'm a sap for tree jokes. Scholars begin by gaining understanding that exotic doesn't mean strange but rather non-native in ecology. Then they research the American Chestnut tree and answer questions about the blight from which it has...
Monitoring AmphibiansLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
What sort of shoes do frogs wear? Open toad sandals. If your scholars want experience collecting field samples, this is the instructional activity for you. After learning the proper way to collect field samples, pupils catch amphibians...
The Sordaria CrossLesson Planet
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars briefly review meiosis and then apply these steps, through visuals, to Sordaria, a fungus that can be grown in class to support meiosis. The lesson emphasizes the importance of crossing over in meiosis and shows how to calculate...
Investigating the Fungus among UsLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
What do you call a fungus that writes music? A decomposer! Here, young biologists explore fungus by tasting fungus (blue cheese) to creating art with fungus to playing a board game centered around, you got it, fungus. Surprise scholars...
Section One: What is Biodiversity?Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Four intriguing and scientific activities invite learners to explore the natural resources of their town. The activities cover concepts such as genetic traits, organizing species in a taxonomy, the differences between different species...
How Do Germs Spread (and Why Do They Make Us Sick)?Lesson Planet
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Much the chagrin of mothers around the world, germs are everywhere; it's unavoidable. Learn how these microscopic invaders have evolved different ways of spreading from one host to another with this short instructional video.
Math & Science ConnectionLesson Planet
Pre-K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Whether you're using a collection of Dr. Seuss books to teach basic math skills like counting, adding, and subtracting, or exploring the different states of matter by melting a crayon with a hairdryer, a series of 11 fun activities...
What is a Fungus?Lesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
After watching a short film about the anatomy and physiology of fungi, discuss with your class the seven provided Think questions, or make up your own. The animation is in the style of colorful artistic drawings and text that appears in...