Science Education Resources

Living Environment Lesson Plans

These lesson plans are centered around Key Idea 6 of the NYS core curriculum:

 Plants and animals depend on each other and their physical environment.

Key Idea  Major Understanding  Link To Lesson Plan  Blog Page 
6.1  6.1a, 6.1d, 6.1e, 6.1f, 6.1g   Design An Ecosystem Click Here! 
 6.1 6.1a, 6.1b, 6.1c, 6.1d, 6.1e, 6.1f, 6.1g  Biotic and Abiotic Factors In A Freshwater Ecosystem Click Here!
6.1 6.1b, 6.1e Probing Into the Unknown Click Here!
 6.1, 6.2, 6.3 6.1f, 6.2a, 6.3a Build An Animal Click Here!
 6.1, 6.2, 6.3 6.1d, 6.2a, 6.3b What If: Animals and Their Environments Click Here!