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Exploring Arizona's Biotic Communities Lesson 4: Which Team are You On?
6th - 8th
Individuals in your science class research a desert plant or animal from different biotic communities. After researching, they create a collector's card similar to a baseball card. Gather, reproduce, and use the cards to play a game in...
African Beetles Beat the Heat in the Sahara Desert
3 mins 5th - 8th
Three thousand plant species light up Africa's Karoo Desert for merely two weeks of the year. Compare and contrast the Karoo geography with that of the Sahara to highlight the difference just a few extra centimeters of rain can have on a...
Stinging Scorpion vs. Pain-Defying Mouse
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Out of 2,000 species of scorpions, fewer than 40 contain venom strong enough to kill a person. The video focuses on a highly dangerous scorpion and a mouse that has adapted a special protein to block the pain. Will the scorpion become...