Aquatic Ecosystems

Aquatic ecosystems are important in nutrient recycling and play a major role in supporting all of the different biomes. Learners explore a variety of aquatic ecosystems including freshwater and marine areas with a helpful presentation. They discover the threats to the aquatic ecosystems and how human activity has affected them. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
NGSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Discuss human impact on aquatic ecosystems and brainstorm possible solutions
  • Instruct scholars on the importance of aquatic ecosystems
  • Assess learning with provided review questions
Classroom Considerations

  • Serves as the seventh installment in an 11-part Environmental Science PowerPoints series
  • Presentation works well as a series or as a standalone resource

  • Versatile presentation works in a variety of science content areas
  • Contains relevant images and examples to engage student discussion

  • References an activity at end of PowerPoint that is not provided