How Fragile is your biome?
With this essential question in mind, research and explore the biome you selected and create a Power Point project that you will present to the class.
10-12 Slides that address the following:
The following sites have been preselected. You are welcome to search the internet for additional materials...however, remember all websites must be carefully checked for authority, accuracy and reliability.
Tour of Biomes
Developed by the Center for Educational Technologies in conjunction with Wheeling Jesuit University and NASA's Classroom of the Future. Excellent site- easy to use format with great information. Nicely organized.
WorldBiomes.com is a site covering 5 of the major world biomes. This reviewed site provides you with various sub-divisions and examples of the 5 types of biomes and their distinguishing features.
Developed by the University of California at Berkley, this is an introduction to the major biomes on Earth.
Biomes of the World: from Radford University, Department of Geospatial Science
World Biomes (Kids Do Ecology): Not just for kids!
PBS Learning - Biomes: Click on "launch" to explore various biomes.
You need to use at least one traditional, print source. The library has many sources on biomes, these have been placed on reserve for you.