This introduction to 6 ecosystems focuses on geography, natural resources, adaptations, and accommodations. Your students will finish up with a unique writing assessment and quiz so you can gauge learning and understanding. The ecosystems covered are deserts, tundra, grasslands, temperate forests, wetlands, and mountains.
The packet includes:
a summary activity on each of the 6 ecosystems
an informational drawing activity
a geography activity that will help kids understand on which continents each ecosystem can be found with teacher key
an activity about the natural resources we get from each ecosystem with examples of student responses
a poster activity about adaptations and accommodations that might be necessary in each of these ecosystems with examples of student responses
a diary writing and recording riddle activity with examples of student writing