This is a 5 lesson unit designed to cover the second of two Biological Science content areas for
Year 4 students.
Students learn about ecosystems and the importance of balance and the relationships between living things.
The final assessment piece is a very large game, which will take some time, both in preparation and also in execution, but should be well worth the investment of time. It is best played in large groups, so if you’re in a bigger school, consider asking if any other teachers would be interested in taking part.
In this unit, students:
In this lesson students will investigate what an ecosystem is and how it connects to everything inside it.
In this lesson students learn about the roles and relationships all living things have between each other in an ecosystem.