What is ecology 090901135227

598 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
598
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
14
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

What is ecology 090901135227

  1. 1. Sit in the same number Warmup. What are five things you’d expect to see in nature? What makes a habitat?
  2. 2. What is ecology? The Study of Ecosystems So what is an ecosystem!
  3. 3. Careers Ecologists, Doctors Disease specialists Forestry Wildife management
  4. 4. Interactions Parasites
  5. 5. Predator Prey
  6. 6. Food and energy needs What do organisms need to survive? How do organisms get what they need?
  7. 7. Food Chains How do food chains work
  8. 8. Nutrient Cycles How do nutrients move in an ecosystem. Decomposers  watson
  9. 9. Biomes Learn about the different biomes in the world. Deserts, Icy tundra, Ocean
  10. 10. Discussion What are 5 things you would expect to see in nature What is an ecosystem?
  11. 11. Posters List as many important factors and characteristics of an ecosystem as you can Come up with a definition of an ecosystem. Important Characteristics: . . . . . .
  12. 12. Two Groups Come up with two groups you can fit everything from your ecosystem into.
  13. 13. Biotic vs Abiotic
  14. 14. How can we add biotic and abiotic to our definitions. You definition should fit with the following official book definition: An ecosystem is an area with interacting biotic and abiotic factors
  15. 15. Make a list of biotic factors Make a list of Abiotic factors How do they affect each other.
  16. 16. What is an ecosystem? Write four things you notice about this ecosystem
  17. 17. Ecosystems- What are the biotic and abiotic factors?
  18. 18. Summary What is an ecosystem? What is the difference Between Biotic and Abiotic Homework Give a description of the ecosystem at home. Describe your house, your yard, your neighborhood etc. list 3 biotic and 3 abiotic factors and describe how at least one biotic and abiotic factor interact Safety contract
  19. 19. Rain forestLayers of living things Plants Water Frogs have distress calls Ants are a population that depends on each other. Build a home in the soil Depend on leaves that grow fungus How did the snake stay safe? Where does the giant frog live? What are its adaptations that allow it to live in the tree? 688-693

×