Activity

Food Chain

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Two to four players receive seven cards each, with plants, animals, or nitrates depicted. They place what they have onto their own empty game board with the objective to complete a food chain. The game is a fun way to reinforce learning about plant and animal interdependence within ecosystems.

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Classroom Considerations
  • Make sure to print game pieces on cardstock and laminate for repeated use
Pros
  • Hands-on activity makes learning more memorable
  • Focuses on a commonly taught topic in elementary school life science curriculum
Cons
  • None