Computer Simulation Experiments in Population Dynamics Using NetLogo Models

Students experience an online based ecosystem simulation involving sheep and wolves. They design an experiment to determine how to make the populations fluctuate less wildly and become more stable. Many variables have to be tweaked for this lab to be successful.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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