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Ecosystem Analysis

Main Core Tie

Science - Biology
Standard 1 Objective 1

Time Frame

1 class periods of 60 minutes each

Group Size

Individual

Authors

Utah LessonPlans

Summary

Students will watch a video that discusses ecosystems and food chains and complete the accompanying video guide.


Materials

  • student sheet (attached)
  • video about ecosystems and food chains
  • VCR or DVD player


Student Prior Knowledge

Students should be familiar with the concept of an ecosystem and a food web.


Instructional Procedures

  1. Distribute handout to students.
  2. Show video
  3. Be sure to help students with this activity, pointing out important points during the video.


Assessment Plan

Scoring Guide:

Students were attentive during video....10 points
Table filled in............................. 10 pts
Food Web drawn............................... 10 pts
Questions answered correctly.........18 points


Bibliography

Lesson Design by Jordan School District Teachers and Staff.


Created: 11/10/2014
Updated: 02/05/2018