Ecosystems Activity 3.6 Overview

Target Student Performance

Students explain matter cycling and energy flow in ecosystems, answering the Carbon Pools Question, the Carbon Cycling Question, and the Energy Flow Question.

Resources Provided

Recurring Resources


Print one copy of the 3.6 Explanations Tool for Ecosystems and 3.6 Telling the Ecosystems Story Reading for each student. Prepare a computer and projector to show the 3.6 Explaining Patterns in Ecosystem PPT.