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Carolina EcoKits®: Food Chains and Energy Flow

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Grades 9-12. Students examine microorganisms and create a food chain based on observed feeding patterns. Students explore energy transfer through different trophic levels of a food chain using a simulation activity. Using their finding that all energy is not transferred, students calculate the energy flow through the food chain they created. Kit accommodates 30 students working in pairs.

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Grades 9-12.

  • Construct a food chain using microorganisms
  • Learn how energy is transferred in a food chain
  • Examine loss of energy over different trophic levels

Students examine microorganisms and create a food chain based on observed feeding patterns. Students explore energy transfer through different trophic levels of a food chain using a simulation activity. Using their finding that all energy is not transferred, students calculate the energy flow through the food chain they created. Kit accommodates 30 students working in pairs; available with the perishable materials included or with a prepaid coupon to request the perishable materials later at your convenience. Contact us or return the coupon at least 2 weeks prior to requested delivery date to ensure prompt arrival of material. Note: Be sure to carefully plan the arrival of your perishables; Didinium will starve to death if not used within 1 day of receiving the culture.

 
 
 
 
 
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