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Author: Olivia Andam

Grade: 7-8th

Standard: MS-LS2-Develop a model to describe the cycling of matter and flow of energy among living and nonliving parts of an ecosystem

Objective: Students will use the resources below to answer the questions and then come to a conclusion by answering the "Big Question."

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Click on the videos and the hyperlink to watch and read about ecosystems. Throughout your reading and watching answer the four questions to the right. The last question which is the 'Big Question' will be answered in Google Forums.

What is an Ecosystem?

Abiotic and Biotic