We found 200 resources with the keyterm organisms
Scenario Challenge: Promotional Poster for a Wildlife DocumentaryLesson Planet
Seventh graders conduct a wildlife inventory at Field's Grove. In this life science lesson, 7th graders create a poster presentation about organisms found in the area. They turn in project-planning sheets before the trip.
An Introduction to Microbes - Biology Teaching ThesisLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students are able to define microbes and identify the five main groups of microbes. They are able to give examples of ways in which microbes have impacted or currently impact human life. Students are able to explain that not all microbes...
Basic Needs of Living Things - Lesson OneLesson Planet
An interesting way of teaching about basic needs of different organisms awaits your fourth graders. Pupils take part in class discussions and demonstrations which should lead to a greater understanding of how to determine basic needs. As...
Species Interactions in the Yucatan PeninsulaLesson Planet
Sixth graders explore how organisms interact with one another other in their environment. In this organism lesson, 6th graders understand abiotic factors and or biotic components of their environment. Students decide if the interactions...
Fish and zooplankton habitat through remote sensingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers are exposed to the variety of ways in which scientist use remote sensing and it used in everyday life. They investigate about zooplankton and fish. Students list the two important groups of organisms in both aquatic and...
The Intertidal Zone: Tide and How Creatures SurviveLesson Planet
4th - 7th
Young scholars explore oceanography by completing science worksheets. In this tide pools lesson, students discuss the forces of the tide pools, the animals that live within them, and the impact they have on the rest of the ocean. Young...
Nutrients in Lake Water: Too Much of a Good Thing?!Lesson Planet
11th - 12th
Students investigate nutrient concentrations in lake water. In this biological communities instructional activity, students experiment with nitrogen and phosphorus cycles using real life situations. Students discuss watersheds, runoff,...
Biology: living Things and their EnvironmentLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students recognize that organisms depend on other organisms. In this organism lesson, students understand symbiotic relationships and competition. Students explain food chains and food webs. Students understand that change is always...
Life on Earth and Beyond, Our Search for AnswersLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students in a special education classroom are introduced to how the universe and solar system was formed. Using the internet, they research the characteristics of Earth that support human life. In groups, they compare and contrast...
Activity 1: The Effect of Cold on Characteristics Important to FishesLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Students explore how organisms are adapted to live in the ultimate of extreme environments. They discuss the reasons for the similarities and differences between them, themselves, and the more familiar organisms around them. Students are...
Introducing the Use of Dichotomous Keys to StudentsLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers are introduced to the use of dichotomous keys as a simple means of beginning scientific observations in nature. They comprehend how to use a dichotomous key. Students distinguish characteristics of a group of organisms....
The Environment and Interactions of Living OrganismsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Students study the environment and interactions of living organisms. They identify abiotic and biotic factors and create a foldable and vocabulary cards. They create a poster illustrating soil and watch a video to study symbiosis.
Life's Big Questions: Where Did Life Come From?Lesson Planet
7th - 9th
Young scholars explore the life forms that live in the hot springs of Yellowstone. They examine how microscopic creatures can survive in these extreme conditions. Students perform experiments to observe growth samples and demonstrate...
Informing the Public about Infectious DiseasesLesson Planet
Eighth graders research specific infectious diseases. They create a public health brochure that addresses six questions. They illustrate their brochures using clip art from Microsoft Word. They exchange brochures with other students...
Using Living Organisms to Explain EvolutionLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Learners investigate evolution in its most fundamental form: the observation of living organisms. By comparing variations that exist among living animals, students formulate their own hypotheses and conclusions about the evolution of...
Environmental Conditions: Friend or FoeLesson Planet
4th - 6th
Students research and answer questions on how organisms are classified and how their needs are met through their environment. They work in small groups and create a poster, chart, rap, PowerPoint, or brochure demonstrating how organisms...
Whose Parts Do I Have? (Wings and Things)Lesson Planet
K - 2nd
Students identify an animal and a body part and then matches a body part to a specific animal. This will assess their ability to sort organisms and objects into groups according to their parts and describe how the groups are formed and...
Ecosystems: What Are They and How Do They Work?Lesson Planet
4th - 8th
Students explore the characteristics of major ecosystems, the interactions of the organisms within the systems, and the effects of humans on the system. Both living and non-living components are examined in this five lesson unit.