We found 38 resources with the concept tropical rainforests
Seed Dispersal in Tropical ForestsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do seeds get around? It's not like plants can control seed dispersal—or can they? Dig deeper into the amazing mechanisms of seed dispersal observed in tropical plants through interactives, a video, and plenty of hands-on data...
Why Do More Species Live Near the Equator?Lesson Planet
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The tropics contain about 40 percent of the area on Earth. Viewers take a trip to Peru as an entrancing video from a larger biology playlist explores the region. It explains the facts and theories about the biodiversity near the equator....
K CCSS: Adaptable
Four lessons in this collection explore the environment of Colombia's tropical rainforests, its biodiversity, and a major export from the country: coffee. Kindergarteners participate in a variety of activities that are designed to meet specific Common Core State Standards and were developed by the Rainforest Alliance.
How Far Away Is a Tropical Rainforest?Lesson Planet
K CCSS: Designed
If driving to school only takes 10 minutes, then how long does it take to drive to a tropical rainforest in Colombia? Explore the focus question in a lesson that uses measurement tools and formulas to figure out the time and distance...
Rainforest EcosystemsLesson Planet
4th - 5th CCSS: Designed
Rainforests are the topic of this brief reading passage. Learners can find out all about the different layers of the rainforest as well as the types of creatures that live there. After reading, they respond to five questions about the text.
Rain Forest Teaching CurriculumLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young naturalists on an exploration of the world's tropical rainforests with this extensive collection of lessons and activities. Whether its creating leaf and flower prints or investigating the absorption spectrum of chlorophyl,...
Biomes : Tropical RainforestLesson Planet
2 mins 5th - 8th
Did you know that 50% of the world's species are found in the rainforest, yet rain forests cover just 2% of the earth's surface? Introduce your class to the enchanting world of the rain forest by using this informative, image-rich video....
Geography of Australia: The Shaping of a ContinentLesson Planet
Whether you are embarking on a unit on ecosystems, or on the characteristics of the Australian terrain, this picture-packed presentation would be a great one to use. Not only does the presentation contain useful information, it also has...