Ecology: Humans and the Environment PowerPoint and Notes. What is the ecological impact that humans have upon our fragile environment? This lesson is designed to teach students about the human behaviors that have consequences for our planet, such as the burning of fossil fuels, overfishing, the clear cutting of forest areas and more.
Website with a brief explanation of the impact of humans on their environment. It offers a great perspective in encouraging students to not only look at ways that humans have affected the environment in the past but also how they themselves are currently affecting it.
This Humans and the Environment Ecology PowerPoint Presentation has 38 slides on the following topics: Human Requirements, Human Interactions, Human Population, Population Dynamics, Human Population Growth, Environmental Pollution, Water Pollution, Soil Pollution, Importation of Organisms, Use of Biocides, Improving The Environment, Environmental Laws, Conservation of Natural Resources, Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources, Wildlife Preservation, Biological Pest Controls. $6.00
Ecology: Human Impact on the Environment Review PowerPoint Q/A. The key to success in teaching a unit on ecology is to provide good instruction followed by a good review exercise. This PowerPoint consists of 49 slides of questions and answers and provides an excellent review for the chapter test.
Ecology Ecosystems Environment Unit Bundle - 33 Files - 4 PowerPoint Presentation Lessons , 4 Smartboard Notebook Presentations, 4 Notes Outlines, 5 Lesson Plans/ Projects, 5 Homework Assignments, 1 Vocabulary Transparency, 3 Laboratory Lessons, 1 Quiz, 4 Test Prep Bank Questions and 2 Exams. $ www.teacherspayte...
5 HUMAN IMPACTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT - CRASH COURSE VIDEO: Hank gives the run down on the top five ways humans are negatively impacting the environment and having detrimental effects on the valuable ecosystem services which a healthy biosphere provides. 10:38 minutes
FREE!! Backyard Ecology: An Ecological Assessment of Your Neck of the Woods This is the first assignment that I give my students when starting my unit on ecology and the environment. This thought-provoking activity requires the student to work through a series of questions about their local environment and their efforts to protect and conserve it.
Earth Day science observation activity. Students fill a jar of water with trash to understand the impact that littering has on the environment and our natural resources.
Human Impact on Ecosystems Assignment - Collaborative, Inquiry-Based Assessment
Allow your students to learn through inquiry. They will study the impact of a factor related to human activity that threatens the sustainability of an ecosystem in your area. This activity was designed for a secondary ecology unit but can easily be adjusted to fit both elementary as well as middle school science classes. Please view the Preview File. Included in the lesson package is: - A full overview of the task including a rubric - 9 topics to choose from