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    • Thumb image for Antarctica: A Cold Desert EcosystemResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Antarctica: A Cold Desert Ecosystem

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Earth & Space Science, History-Social Science, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students construct a rough map of Antarctic ecosystems and explore relationships among the crea...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Desert Animal Printouts

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This resource, from Enchanted Learning, features information about desert habitats. There is a brief discussion of global desert...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Biodiversity Is the Rich Variety of Life on Earth

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This resource, from the American Museum of Natural History, provides students with a basic understanding of biodiversity, why it...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Worm Composting Basics

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Science, Life Sciences, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from the Cornell Waste Management Institute, provides information about worm composting, including materials to u...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Bird Beaks

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Number Sense, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, students explore the relationship between a bird's beak and its ability to find food and surviv...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Arctic and Antarctic Circles

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Geography, Life Sciences
      In this student activity from Xpeditions, students research the ends of the Earth--the Poles--to compare and contrast the region...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      African Trees May Be Tied to Lemurs' Fate

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about how lemurs may be the only animals that can spread the seeds of certain tre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Biodiversity ResourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Biodiversity Resources

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This resource, part of the Canadian Museum of Nature s The Nature of the Rideau River feature, provides a selection of biodive...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Square of LifeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Square of Life

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      The Square of Life, presented by the Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education, is an Internet-based collaborat...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Without Top Predators, Ecosystems Turn Topsy-TurvyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Without Top Predators, Ecosystems Turn Topsy-Turvy

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the domino effect caused by the removal of top predators from an ecosystem....
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Antarctic Food ChainResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Antarctic Food Chain

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Geography, Life Sciences
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students are introduced to the animals of Antarctica and to the Antarctic food chain. Students draw p...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Investigating the Oak CommunityResource Type: Document

      Investigating the Oak Community

      Grades: 4 to 8
      Subjects: Evolution and Adaptation, Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth's Resources, Structure and Function in Living Things, Classification
      This curriculum guide is designed to involve 4th through 8th grade students in a variety of activities that will develop their a...
      Contributor: MaryRose Lovgren
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    • Thumb image for Argentine Ant Invasion Ripples Across Ecosystem Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Argentine Ant Invasion Ripples Across Ecosystem

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Life Sciences
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the many adverse effects of the Argentine ant on foreign ant species and ec...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for When Mistletoe Attacks: Investigating a Forest ParasiteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When Mistletoe Attacks: Investigating a Forest Parasite

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Geography, Life Sciences
      In this National Geographic News article, read about mistletoe. The popular Christmas plant is actually a parasite that can dama...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Food and the Digestive System

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Nutrition, Life Sciences, Health Education
      This Science NetLinks lesson, the first of a three part series on nutrition, focuses on what nutrients are needed to do particul...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Wild World Sights and Sounds: MadagascarResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Wild World Sights and Sounds: Madagascar

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Geography, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This Wild World National Geographic feature presents images and information about Madagascar. Readers learn about the ecosyste...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Worm Bins Turn Kitchen Scraps into CompostResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Worm Bins Turn Kitchen Scraps into Compost

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about worm composting. Bacteria and other organisms break down food scraps buried...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Antarctica: The Frozen Continent at the South PoleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Antarctica: The Frozen Continent at the South Pole

      Grades: TK/K to 8
      Subjects: Science, Earth & Space Science, History-Social Science, Geography, Life Sciences
      This resource, from Enchanted Learning, features information about Antarctica. Users can link to an Antarctica quiz, information...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Fossils and DinosaursResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Fossils and Dinosaurs

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Number Sense, Life Sciences
      This Science NetLinks lesson, the first of a two-part series on fossils, focuses on what we have learned and can learn from foss...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Wonderful Worms: Did You Know?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Wonderful Worms: Did You Know?

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Science, Life Sciences, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from Learner.org, provides information about how earthworms help keep soil healthy for farmers and gardeners, ear...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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