4.1 Desert Ecosystem

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Desert Ecosystem
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Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 1 - Tekstslide

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Slide 2 - Poll

  • I can describe a desert ecosystem.
  • I can identify animals and plants that live in a desert.
  • I can define the terms: adaptations and habitat.
I learned if...

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Let's review!

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

LIVING ORGANISMS (Biotic)
NONLIVING THINGS (Abiotic)

Slide 5 - Sleepvraag

Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 6 - Tekstslide

Words to understand first:
  • Herbivore - only eats plants
  • Carnivore - only eats meat from other animals
  • Omnivore - eats BOTH plants and animals
  • Adaptations -  a quality that helps a living thing to survive and reproduce in a dangerous environment

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

Words to understand first:
  • Habitat - a place in an ecosystem where animals or plants live
  • Ecosystem - a place where there is interaction (working together) between living organisms and non-living things

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 9 - Tekstslide

Question Goal
What will happen to a banana plant if brought to a desert? Will it survive?

Slide 10 - Tekstslide

If a banana plant is brought to a desert, then it will _______ because _____________.
My Hypothesis

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

Banana trees are tropical and originate in rainforests, so they need a lot of water and plenty of moisture in the air. 

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

If a banana plant is brought to a desert, then it will _______ because _____________.
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Slide 14 - Open vraag

Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 15 - Tekstslide

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Slide 16 - Video

Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 17 - Tekstslide

00:38
Deserts can be very HOT or COLD.
A
True
B
False

Slide 18 - Quizvraag

00:42
Antarctica and Sahara are deserts because they are very _________.
A
dry
B
wet
C
cold

Slide 19 - Quizvraag

00:53
Is it easy to live in a desert?
A
Yes
B
No

Slide 20 - Quizvraag

01:17
What adaptation helps the camels to run fast in a desert?
A
large feet
B
wings
C
big humps

Slide 21 - Quizvraag

01:22
What adaptation reflects the sun's rays and keep a camel cool?
A
head
B
hair
C
hump

Slide 22 - Quizvraag

01:27
What adaptation protects the camel's eyes from sand particles?
A
eyelids
B
bushy eyelashes
C
hump

Slide 23 - Quizvraag

01:37
What does the hump do in a camel?
A
stores oxygen
B
stores water and food
C
stores wastes

Slide 24 - Quizvraag

01:59
What adaptation helps the meerkat to blend in or camouflage in a desert?
A
brown, tan fur
B
large ears
C
short bodies

Slide 25 - Quizvraag

03:06
What adaptation protects the cactus from herbivores in a desert?
A
spikes
B
leaves
C
roots

Slide 26 - Quizvraag

I conclude that my hypothesis was ________ because ____________________.
My Conclusion

Slide 27 - Tekstslide

  • I can describe a desert ecosystem.
  • I can identify animals and plants that live in a desert.
  • I can define the terms: adaptations and habitat.
I learned if...

Slide 28 - Tekstslide

Lesson 2.1 
Desert Ecosystem
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Slide 29 - Tekstslide

I THINK I NEED MORE PRACTICE ON:
1. I can describe a desert ecosystem.
2. I can identify animals and plants that live in a desert.
3. I can define the terms: adaptations and habitat.
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I am now confident.

Slide 30 - Poll

HOW WELL DID YOU PARTICIPATE TODAY?
1 - I need to participate more! ⚠️
2 - I have participated and I will do more next time! ☺️
3 - I did an excellent job today! 🏆
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Slide 31 - Poll