Students will engage in role playing games that allow a further understanding of the impact humans have on animal and plant habitats and communities as we focus on understanding life systems and the interconnection at play. Games will focus on human effects on migration, as well as human effects on the watershed.
Grade 4 → Science and Technology: Habitats and Communities
Relating Science and Technology to Society and the environment
- 1 Analyze the positive and negative impacts of human interactions with natural habitats and communities
- 2 Identify reasons for depletion or extinction of plants or animals species
Understanding Basic Concepts
- 3.1 Demonstrate an understanding of habitats as areas that provide plants and animals with the necessities of life.
- 3.3 Identify factors that affect the ability of plants and animals to survive in a specific habitat