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NOVA | Population Ecology - Students use an online interactive to explore what happens to one forest ecosystem when a resource pulse occurs.

Population Ecology Interactive: When oak trees shed huge numbers of acorns every few years, it has ramifications throughout the ecosystem.

Ecosystems Lesson Plans and Lesson Ideas - BrainPOP Educators

Ecosystems Lesson Plans and Lesson Ideas - BrainPOP Educators Videos and interactive website on science, social studies, reading and math lessons

What makes one ecosystem strong and another weak in the face of change?

Why is biodiversity so important? “Our planet’s diverse, thriving ecosystems may seem like permanent fixtures, but they’re actually vulnerable to collapse. Jungles can become deserts, and reefs can.

Page with resources to use with units on evolution and natural selection, appropriate for 8-12th grade.

Interpreting Diagrams- great example for another type of diagram students could make for the notebook output page

<p>Players identify and remove invasive species from ecosystems around the world, in this interactive game from PLUM LANDING. But they must act quickly, before the invasive species use up all the resources!</p>

Players identify and remove invasive species from ecosystems around the world, in this interactive game from PLUM LANDING. But they must act quickly, before the invasive species use up all the resources!

Intro to ecology Learn about the biosphere, ecosystems, communities, populations, organisms, habitats, niches, generalists, specialists, biotic and abiotic factors in this vi...

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Beautiful Bottle Gardens That Will Make You Beam

Environmental Science: Make a Pop Bottle Ecosystem to show illustrate how the animals, plants, and non-living things in an environment all affect one another. Also includes a lesson on responsibility.

StudyJams! Symbiosis

Introduce 11 ecosystem-related topics, including food webs, symbiosis, and the water cycle, with these interactive activities.

This is a wonderful science journal that focuses on Ecosystems! It offers individual practice, partner work, and small group or whole class lab activities. This is a supplement to the Macmillan McGraw-Hill 3rd grade Science Curriculum– Unit A: Life Science: Looking at Plants and Animals and Unit B: Life Science: Where Plants and Animals Live.

Ecosystems Science Journal

This is a wonderful science journal that focuses on Ecosystems! It offers individual practice, partner work, and small group or whole class lab act.

5 HUMAN IMPACTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT - CRASH COURSE VIDEO: Hank gives the run down on the top five ways humans are negatively impacting the environment and having detrimental effects on the valuable ecosystem services which a healthy biosphere provides.  10:38 minutes

5 HUMAN IMPACTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT - CRASH COURSE VIDEO: Hank gives the run down on the top five ways humans are negatively impacting the environment and having detrimental effects on the valuable ecosystem services which a healthy biosphere provides.

Who eats who?

TOUCH this picture, interactive diagram, click & learn: Deciduous Forest Biome: Food Web : Consumers by Beatriz Tome Armijo