Experiential Science 10-1: Response of Plants and Animals to Changing Climate
Objective: To investigate ecological responses to climate change
Introduction: The effects of climate change can be diverse. The monitoring of certain plants and animals may help us to understand the effect on ecology, especially on sensitive plants and animals. The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to temperature change as an indicator of climate change and to the monitoring of animal and plant species in response to changing temperatures.
Curriculum Connections: Unit 2: 1f ; 3a,b,c , e Unit 3: 1a-e; Homework/Extension: 2a, c-e,g; 3-5