First Hour

5/02

School Yard Observations

I can define ecosystems and its components

5/03

Read Ecosystems as a class

-          Define ecosystem, population, community

-          Define producer, consumer, decomposer

-          Summary Paragraph as a class

I can identify various organisms based on their role in an ecosystem

5/04

Identify roles of school yard ecosystem organisms

Make a food web using the school yard organisms

-          Go through steps

-          Do together

I can identify various organisms based on their role in an ecosystem

5/05

Practice making food webs from ecosystem power points

-          Outside using chalk

I can create a model of how organisms are connected through the flow of energy

5/06

Read about various relationships in an ecosystem

Youtube clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSmL2F1t81Q

Identify examples of relationships on worksheet

I can identify relationships between organisms in an ecosystem