LIFE SCIENCE GSE – S7L4; AKS – S7-B, F  
Habitats and Adaptations is an Elachee Interactive Distance Learning Program. Study the behavioral and structural ways plants and animals interact with their habitats.

Instructions

Step 1: Login to ZOOM Meeting
Refer to the Elachee program confirmation email for the ZOOM login link details. Open link to connect with your Elachee Naturalist instructor for this program before starting video lesson.

Step 2: Launch Video
This lesson requires the Teacher/Scheduling Group Coordinator to pause the video three times (see below). During the pause, your Elachee Naturalist will join your group on screen via ZOOM for a discussion about the content in the segment your students just watched. See icons in the lower left corner of video progress bar for additional functions.

Habitats and Adaptations Program Outline

VIDEO: CHAPTER 1

  • Introduction
  • Introduction to habitats, structural and behavioral adaptations, how energy cycles through ecosystems, and a live animal demonstration      

CHAPTER 1 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 13:52 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 2

  • Discussion of selected plant and animal adaptations from forest and river habitats.                

CHAPTER 2 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 27:19 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 3

  • Discussion of selected plant and animal adaptations swamp/wetland and beach/ocean habitats. 

CHAPTER 3 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
End video at 36:45 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.


Habitats and Adaptations is an original program created and provided by Elachee Nature Science Center, produced with assistance from Norton Aerial Media.

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