Schoolyard Ecology

Thinking about the flow of matter and energy with students is one of the key ways of exploring ecosystems. In these lessons, students construct their own understanding of ecosystems through investigations in their schoolyard, developing ideas about ecological processes and functions.

Decomposer Dynamics

Grades: 
6-8
3-5
Topic(s): 
Nutrients & Energy

In this module students learn about microbes as decomposers, develop experimental design skills, and apply their knowledge to a variety of everyday situations.

Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies | Millbrook, New York 12545 | Tel (845) 677-5343

Privacy Policy Copyright © 2016