Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems - ASSET

Type of Resource



We designed this resource for teachers who want to help their students learn about interdependent relationships in ecosystems. The content is aligned with disciplinary core idea LS2.A (Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems) at the 5th grade in the NGSS. The resource is organized as a “driving question pathway,” focused on answering the question: Why are the fish dying in Sunrise Farm Pond? Each part of the pathway is structured in a sequence based on principles of effective science teac

Performance Expectations

5-LS2-1   Develop a model to describe the movement of matter among plants, animals, decomposers, and the environment.