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Standard 3.L.5A

3.L.5A The characteristics of an environment (including physical characteristics, temperature, availability of resources, or the kinds and numbers of organisms present) influence the diversity of organisms that live there. Organisms can survive only in...

Grade(s): 3, 4, 5

Subject(s): Science

Year: 2014

Type
Biodome
Biodome

Lesson

The students will be working together in teams to create biodomes. They will be adding plants, animals, and decomposers to their biodomes.

Producers, Consumers, and Decomposers
Producers, Consumers, and Decomposers

Lesson

The students will demonstrate an understanding of how the characteristics and changes of environments and habitats affect the diversity of organisms. They will be able to develop and use a food chain...

Catesby Investigation
Catesby Investigation

Lesson

Students will identify and discuss Mark Catesby as an artist and recreate some of his artwork while analyzing the characteristics of the environment from his artwork.

Riverbanks Zoo | Project Discovery Revisited
Riverbanks Zoo | Project Discovery Revisited

Video

Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden in Columbia, South Carolina, is one of the leading zoos in the country. When Project Discovery visited this zoo, animals from apes to zebras were on display. The...