Ecosystems: Island Trophic Levels (Energy Pyramids)

QUICK VIEW

  • HW: Work on project DUE Wednesday (10/31). (Recommended Pacing: Food Web, Island Trophic Levels & Ecosystem Vocabulary Video should be mostly completed by today.)

  • CW: Work on Island Trophic Levels (Energy Pyramid) from Ecosystems Project

  • DN: Take handout and record biomass for your consumers.

  • EQ: How many primary and secondary consumers can live on one of your islands the size of 4 football fields?

  • Note: Notebook check this week (notes, paragraph summaries, margin questions, diagrams, illustrations, colour and do nows.)

Resources

Ecosystems Project Handout

Ecosystems Project - Biomasses (Handout)

Lesson Outline

5min Students complete the Do Now by taking handout and recording biomasses.

35min Work on Island Trophic Levels (Energy Pyramid) Poster

5min Collect materials. Clean up. Wrap up.