Biodiversity | Environment Earth Day NGSS:
to tackle one of the most debated and difficult situations that face
the earth – the loss of biodiversity? There are lots of things to
explore when thinking about biodiversity. This project based learning
unit focuses on identifying effects and exploring solutions. It is
crucial to explore solutions and ideas that can help us build a better
Tpt digital activities have been added to this resource and your students can complete them on a device.
The package contains:
1. A perfect place for us and all animals and plants
2. 5 Minute Biodiversity Challenge
3. Why do we need biodiversity?
4. My Biodiversity Dictionary
5. Species richness—rainforest or desert
6. What is happening to Biodiversity?
7. Locally extinct animals and plants
8. Invasive species
9. Mind Map – Describe your favourite eco-system
10. Mind Map – List places in your local area that are already homes for nature.
11. How to support biodiversity
12. Challenge for improving biodiversity
13. How to help
15. Ideas for promoting your Biodiversity plan
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Why am I qualified to write these biomimicry resources?
In 2015, I completed a course in Making Sense of Climate Change Denial
at University of Queensland. I am a member of BEN – Biomimicry
Education Network – and a curator of educational resources at BEN. I am
the author of the book Biomimicry with Theo & Tuva: Nature
spotting inspires wild ideas. In 2015, I completed a course in
Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology at Minneapolis College of
Art and Design.
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