Human Impact on Ecosystems Inquiry Lab Experiment: Ecobottles Lab
This ecosystems lab allows your students to create and carry out a hands-on, engaging experiment on how humans affect our environment. It utilizes the steps in the scientific method to scaffold learning and allow your students to come to a conclusion based on findings that are tangible. This laboratory activity can also be found bundled in my Complete Ecology Unit

The lab includes:
- a full task overview with pictures
- a complete description of lab report components
- instructions that allow you to scaffold your student’s learning
- instructions which allow your kids learn to design an experiment on their own or with some help from you
- a complete rubric marking scheme

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This Product can also be found as part of my Ecology and Ecosystems Activities and Assessments Package where you will receive 9 ecology activities/assessments and save 50%.

Please also keep in mind that you can find the complete Ecology Unit Package on Sustainable Ecosystems at my store. Save 38% compared with purchasing each item within the bundle separately. Click here to have a look. This ecosystems lab is now also included in that unit package.

Within the Unit you will find the following lessons:
Lesson 1 - The Spheres of the Earth
Lesson 2 - Ecosystems
Lesson 3 - Energy Flow In Ecosystems
Lesson 4 - Cycling of Matter In Ecosystems
Lesson 5 - Population Influences within Ecosystems
Lesson 6 - Ecological Succession
Lesson 7 - Biomass and Fossil Fuels
Lesson 8 - The Importance of Biodiversity
Lesson 9 - Invasive Species

Looking for other Ecology Culminating Tasks/Projects?
Creative Story Assignment
Water and Carbon Cycle Diagram Activity
Human Impact on Ecosystems Assignment

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  • Instructions---PLEASE-READ-FIRST.docx

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Created: Oct 22, 2015

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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