Food Chains (Ecology)

What do you know about food chains and food webs?

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Presents information about food chains and food webs in a question-and-answer format. Questions cover kinds of animals that eat only plants and predators that set traps for their prey.

What do you know about food chains and food webs?

The Magic School Bus Complete Series Disc 1

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Welcome Aboard The Magic School Bus! Are you ready for a wild ride? Grab a seat and hang on for the Emmy® award-winning animated science-adventure series based on the best-selling books.

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Primary
Elementary
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02:41
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Food Chains (2012)

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It is fascinating to explore the energy relationships between living things. This exciting video investigates the process of living things producing energy, consuming it, and breaking it down. Food chains and food webs visually illustrate these relationships.

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Primary
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00:11
Food Chains

Energy in Ecosystems (2002)

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Any ecosystem needs energy to sustain it, and the organisms within it. This energy comes in massive quantities from the Sun, although only a tiny fraction of the solar energy hitting the Earth goes towards sustaining life. The flow of energy through an ecosystem is complex, and vital to sustaining all life within it.

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Middle
High
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00:25
Energy in Ecosystems

Earth's Ecology (2005)

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Oceans provide habitats for millions of marine species and cover more than 70 percent of the Earth's surface. Segments detail seafloor maps, the role of water in our planet's life cycles, three states of matter, and the crucial balance among all life-forms.

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Elementary
Middle
Length: 
00:24
Earth's Ecology

Feeding time

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Oh no! The zoo keeper is sick today! Who will feed the animals?
Good thing you’re here - grab a feeding bucket and let’s get cracking!
But which animal gets which food? Does the penguin get a nut and the squirrel get a fish? And in where exactly does the lion live?

Grade Level: 
Primary
Play Time: 
20 min.
Feeding time

Max

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Players work cooperatively to help get a bird, chipmunk and mouse back home before Max, the cat, catches them.
Players take turns rolling the dice and discussing which creatures to move to in an effort to foil Max's attempt at catching them.

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Primary
Content Area: 
Special Education
Play Time: 
10 min.
Max