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ESSENTIAL QUESTION

How does a system of living and nonliving things operate to meet the needs of the organisms in the ecosystem?

Common Core Standards 2017-2018 Print Unit 6
Intermediate - Science - Grade 4 - Unit 6
Changing Ecosystems
Students will discover the living and nonliving parts of ecosystems that lend themselves to survival, behavior, growth, and reproduction of living organisms?
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The students will be able to describe different types ecosystems and organism thrive in their ecosystems.

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4-LS-1-Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behaviors, and reproduction. 

4.LS1-2-Use a model to describe that animals recieve different types of information throug their senes, process information in their brain, and respond to the information in different ways. 

LS1-A-Structure and Function

LS1-Information Processing 

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I can describe an ecosystem.

I can describe the different parts of an ecosystem.

I can describe what types of organisms live in different organisms.

I can describe how ecosystems change over time. 

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ecosystem, habitat, niche, nutrients, energy, food chain, food web, producer, consumer, scavenger,energy pyramid, decomposer, decomposition, competition, community, population, tertiary, omnivore, carnivore, herbivore, succession, rapid and slow changes, natural resources, renewable resources,nonrenewable resources , fossil fuels, delta, magma, lava, physical and chemial weathering, earthquake , volcanoe, deposition, natural disaster, threatened, endangered, stripmine, hazardous waste, reclaimation

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Brainpop

Food chains for kids: Food Webs, Circle of life, the flow of energy-Free School

You tube--=Energy Pyramid by Christpoher Rafalik

You tube - the dirt on decomposers:crash kids course 7.2

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