2.5 Habitats

2.5 The student will investigate and understand that living things are part of a system. Key concepts include:
a) living organisms are interdependent with their living and nonliving surroundings;
b) an animal’s habitat includes adequate food, water, shelter or cover, and space;
c) habitats change over time due to many influences; and
d) fossils provide information about living systems that were on Earth years ago.

Research Resources:
National Geographic Young Explorers – Habitats, Desert
Wild Kratts – Habitats
EekoWorld- The Environment
FOSS Web – Virtual Aquarium
OZ Fossils

A Pond Habitat

A Garden Habitat

Design Briefs:
birdhousedesign
birdhouseguided
Butterfly
S1-Habitats