Ecosystems and Ecological Succession - A Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity. This activity is the coolest thing I've created and your kids are going to love it, mine do. Think of a scavenger hunt, then add devices (Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, or Tablets), engaged students, and learning through assessment and you have this resource.
FUN! NO-PREP! KEEPS STUDENTS LEARNING AND ENGAGED! How does ecological succession result in changes in an ecosystem? Watch your students discover the impacts that succession has on an ecosystem with this fun, effective, and highly interactive web lesson!
Ecological Succession: Nature's Great Grit. Discover a process that truly demonstrates nature's grit: ecological succession! The Amoeba Sisters introduce both primary and secondary succession. This is the second video in the Ecology mini-series.
Teaching Ecological Succession Strategies for Teaching Ecological Succession I was asked to write about how I teach ecological succession. Ecological succession is a simple topic but for some reason students have a difficult time sometimes with the finer points or remembering the vocabulary. Let's start at the beginning What is succession? It is defined as "the progressive replacement of one community by another until a climax community is established." (dictionary.com). In terms of…
Introduce Ecological Succession (Primary and Secondary Succession) to your students with this PowerPoint presentation. This resource includes the stages of primary and secondary succession with examples.