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  Earth Science
  Life Science
  Physical Science

Hands-on Activity

Habitat To Habitat

Fun Forces
Summary
Students will learn that plants and animals have common needs. Students will assemble both a plant habitat and worm habitat in order to develop an understanding of common needs. Students will make comparisons of the plant and animal habitat and discuss ways animals function in an ecosystem.
Overview
Topic: Plant and Animal Habitats
Real World Science Topics:
  • A comparison of the physical needs of plants and animals in their habitats
  • A evaluation of the interdependence of plants and animals in an ecosystem
Objective
After completing this activity, students will be able to list the basic needs of plants and animals. They will be able to discuss how plants and animals have similar survival needs as well as how they depend on each other for survival.

Activity Difficulty Rating: 1 Each hands-on science activity has been ranked based on difficulty of set up and how difficult they are to perform. The rating scale is from 1 to 5, with 1 being the easiest and 5 being the most complicated.

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