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Food Chains & Webs In Class

Students will create a local food chain & food web while learning about the different stages within the cycle (producers, consumers, and decomposers). We will explore local animal ambassadors to study and discuss what role their energy has in this cycle.

Program Location(s):

  • Your school or other location

  • Offered in Southeast Massachusetts

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • 1-LS1-2 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal behavior effects survival

  • 2-LS2-3 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - how plant/animals depend on surroundings

  • 3-LS4-5 (MA) - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - pop. survival depends on reproduction

  • 4-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal/plant, internal/external structures

  • 5-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - movement of matter through food web

  • 5-LS2-2 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - composter designs

  • 5-PS3-1 - energy - energy transfer in animals

Contact:

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