Biomes of the World


  • Aug 18 2010 10:00 PM

    MaryRose Lovgren

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    Science NetLinks

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This tool, reviewed by Science NetLinks, provides information on rainforest, tundra, taiga, desert, temperate, and grassland biomes. For each of these, information is provided about the climate, plants, and animals found there. While this page links to the overview for the Biomes of the World tool for grades 3-5, you'll find additional links and benchmarks for grades K-12 by using the navigation tools at the top of the page.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Geography, History-Social Science