Section Two: Why is Biodiversity Important?

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Explore soil, genetic traits, natural resources, and pollution in a series of lessons that focus on biodiversity. Kids complete experiments to learn more about the importance of varied genes and organisms in an ecosystem.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • A great addition to a unit on ecosystems or conservation
  • Have kids conduct online and hands-on research about the natural resources in their own community
  • Use the lessons as part of a unit or choose the lessons that are applicable to your curriculum
Classroom Considerations

  • Based on the standards and ecosystem in Illinois
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  • Provides auxiliary resources that you could use to enhance your lessons
  • Activities are fun and educational for learners of all levels
  • Combines language arts and science 

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