Biomes Assignment: Resources

Here is the package you will need: This was given out in class, but this is a spare.
University of Berkeley site: http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/exhibits/biomes/
Blue Planet Biomes: http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/
http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/world_biomes.htm
Enchanted Learning Biomes: www.enchantedlearning.com/**biomes**/
Biomes of the World. http://www.forgefx.com/casestudies/prenticehall/ph/biomes/biomes.htm
http://www.realtrees4kids.org/sixeight/home.htm
Introduction to Biomes: http://www.world-builders.org/lessons/less/biomes/introbiomes.html
Biome Links: http://intranet.guhsd.net/mmlibrary/biomes.html
Biomes: http://www.teachersfirst.com/lessons/biomes/biomes.html

Videos

Here is the link to th video: Red crabs, Yellow crazy ants. If you missed the video inclass you need to watch it online.
http://www.factualtv.com/documentary/Red-Crabs-Crazy-Ants

Please watch the following video
Ecosystems from the Habitable Planet
http://www.learner.org/courses/envsci/video/index.php?pop=yes&pid=2272#

Here are the notes and other resources for the biology unit.


For those unable to access the online textbook

Preview of Nelson's Pre-publication chapters 2-4
http://www.nelson.com/scienceperspectives/9/evaluation.html

This is the updated powerpoint (Feb 2012)





This is the powerpoint used in class.

Websites of Interest

Grade 9 science resources: McGraw-Hill Ryerson's web site.
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0070726906/student_view0/index.html
and
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0070726892/student_view0/student_web_links.html

Coral Reef Adventure - Film website. http://www.coralfilm.com/index2.html

Food Chains and Food pyramids. http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/science_up_close/314/deploy/interface.html
SPECIES AT RISK:
Species at Risk Interactive Flash: http://www.on.ec.gc.ca/wildlife/sarwheel/ec-sar-flash/index.html
Hinterland. http://www.hww.ca/index_e.asp
Ontario Species: http://www.rom.on.ca/ontario/risk.php
Ministry of Natural Resources: http://www.mnr.gov.on.ca/en/Business/Species/index.html
INVASIVE SPECIES:
Hinterland: http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?id=220
Great Lakes Region: http://www.great-lakes.net/envt/flora-fauna/invasive/invasive.html

ACID RAIN
http://www.epa.gov/acidrain/education/site_students/index.html


Food chains and Food Webs. Click on the blue hot links. http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodchains.htm

http://www.water-pollution.org.uk/

http://www.bellmuseum.org/distancelearning/prairie/index.html