All Tangled Up

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It is a tangled web the ecosystem weaves. Learners begin an activity on ecosystem interactions by building a food chain and then a food web with yarn as a group. To finish, they research local environmental changes that may impact the interactions and present on their discoveries.

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CCSS: Designed
NGSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas
  • Have an ecologist introduce the activity by discussing the plants and animals in the area
Classroom Considerations
  • Expects an understanding of the components of an ecosystem
  • Collect and prepare materials prior to the activity
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Pros
  • Offers creative options for pupils to present their findings
  • Includes images to help explain the activity expectations
Cons
  • None