Author:
Pacific Education Institute
Subject:
Environmental Science, Forestry and Agriculture
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Level:
Upper Primary
Tags:
Carbon Cycle, Climate Science, ClimeTime, Forestry, Storyline
License:
Creative Commons Attribution
Language:
English

PEI SOLS 5th grade Forests: Forest Ecosystem Benefits

PEI SOLS 5th grade Forests: Forest Ecosystem Benefits

Overview

The goal of the fifth grade Forests: Forest Ecosystem Benefits storyline is to build on students’ previous knowledge of plant/animal needs, ecosystems, and protection of Earth’s resources. In this storyline students develop an understanding of forest ecosystems, tree benefits including carbon sequestration, and what trees need to grow/gain mass.