The Circle of Life

Fourth graders examine how the different organisms living in an ecosystem affect one another. In groups, they research a specific ecosystem and present their findings to the class based on the type of organisms found in it. To end the lesson, they examine the life cycle of a butterfly and examine how humans affect ecosystems.

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