This is a full lesson plan and power point that includes a warm up, guided notes, an activity and an exit slip. This lesson focuses on three types of symbiotic relationships that exist in ecosystems: commensalism, mutualism, and parasitism. This lesson provides everything your students will need to master these concepts and you will be able to determine mastery at the end of the lesson with a short formative assessment.
This is a great site with explanations and games related to food chains-- once again this could be used within our science lesson and social studies. One main focus is how everybody depends on one another, both humans and animals. These games and activities will elaborate on this topic. --EM