We found 112 resources with the concept abiotic factors
Design of a Reindeer Habitat for an Indiana ZooLesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
What would Rudolph ask for in his ideal home? Pupils analyze the characteristics of the reindeer to create their perfect zoo habitats. A STEM lesson plan focuses on the design of the habitat while factoring constraints such as space,...
The Organization of LifeLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why are living things important to the environment? A PowerPoint explains just that as it covers ecosystems and their components, specifically focusing on the types of organisms that live there. Scholars get an introduction to evolution...
1999 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Pollution is a real concern in most areas of Earth. A four-question AP® assessment has learners analyze data related to water pollution and air pollution as well as consider the pros and cons of recycling. Each question has several...
Seasonal Science: Raptor MigrationLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
45 percent of all raptors migrate, but they don't follow the paths of other migrating birds. An extensive Seasonal Science series introduces the unique migration process of raptors. The narrator explains the extremely small migration...
Ecological RelationshipsLesson Planet
7 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What are ecological relationships? Well, it can be complicated! Paint a clear picture for pupils with a fun and informative video. It explains and illustrates each relationship thoroughly, from pesky parasites to snuggly symbiotes.
LS2C - Ecosystem Dynamics, Functioning and ResilienceLesson Planet
7 mins 3rd - 12th
How do ecosystems react to change over time? Show your class how natural and man-made factors affect the organisms in an area using the guidelines in a video about standard LS2C. Topics include biotic and abiotic factors, biodiversity,...
LS2B - Cycles of Matter and Energy Transfer in EcosystemsLesson Planet
8 mins 3rd - 12th
Produce, consume, decompose...repeat! Examine how matter and energy cycles in ecosystems by watching a video discussing NGSS standard LS2B. The narrator explains the requirements of the standard at each grade level, plus gives tips to...
LS2A - Interdependent Relationships in EcosystemsLesson Planet
8 mins K - 12th
Everybody needs somebody... especially in nature! Show your young ecologists the finer points of NGSS standard LS2A, Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems, using the helpful ideas in the video. The narrator discusses the...
Introduction to EcologyLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An educational video offers an overview of ecology and discusses the levels of organization from biosphere down to organisms. It also compares terms such as habitats versus niches, generalist versus specialist, and biotic versus abiotic.
Hoo Eats Who and What is What in Your Own Backyard?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Bird is the word! Teach life science scholars the importance of our feathered friends and the roles they play in our ecosystem. Using the plan, learners investigate the birds in their areas, determine the biotic and abiotic factors that...
Biome Basics with a Disastrous TwistLesson Planet
7th CCSS: Designed
Bored with your current biome bag of tricks? This bundle is a bountiful bag of biome fun! Travel the globe with seventh graders and explore the biotic and abiotic factors that define our world's biomes. Then, introduce a little chaos to...
Environmental ConcernsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Every year, more than 14 billion pounds of garbage is dumped into the oceans of the world, most of which is plastic and toxic to ocean life. Lesson 32 in the series of 36 focuses on environmental concerns, specifically pollution. Under...
Breaking Down EcosystemsLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Ecosystems are crucial in allowing for the flow of energy. In this collection, learners look at how energy flows from one organism to another through food chains and food webs. With videos, interactives, and worksheets, the material in the collection is great for a week long study of ecosystems. The end of the collection provides a quiz for young life scientists to show what they learned.