This activity aims to introduce students to the organisms found in aquatic ecosystems in their local area. Students will also be introduced to food webs and how food webs change between sites or regions.
1. Collect and identify organisms found in their school pond
2. Create a food web out of pond organisms
3. Relate the pond food web to other aquatic ecosystems
Lesson Materials (view or download)
pond, organism identification, trophic pyramid
Last updated: 3/2/2015