Conservation Teacher Resources
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Why Biodiversity Is Good For The Economy
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Variety is the spice of life! Biodiversity is important for the health of ecosystemsand also the health of industries like timber and agriculture. Junior conservationists learn the link between biodiversity and profitability in a short,...
Conserving Canada's Marine Biodiversity
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The ocean may seem a world away, but you can actually find it in a science classroom! Learners in the lower grade levels explore the concepts of water pollution, apex predators, the worth of animals, and commercial fishing methods. High...
Schoolyard Biodiversity Investigation Educator Guide
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
In 1980, in the tropical rainforests of Panama, scientists discovered 1,200 species of beetles living in and around just 19 trees, with most of the species new to science—that's biodiversity! In the activity, learners work in teams to...
The Biodiversity of Ontario's Natural and Manmade Islands
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Island exploration—sounds exotic! During these three activities, high school learners explore island biogeography through a game and then analyze data collected, ask questions via BioBlitz, and present findings. Then, they must convince...
Connecticut Wildlife: Biodiversity and Conservation Status of Our Vertebrate Populations
11th - 12th
Students explore the different types of vertebrates found in their area. For this environmental science lesson, students perform a case study on the Common Raven. They analyze data collected from research and create charts and graphs.