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Chapter 6 - Ecosystems

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Unit B - Living Things and Their Environments

Chapter 6 - Ecosystems

Discover more about ecosystems, food chains, food webs, and the cycles of life. Examine how the animals survive Earth's changes.

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Hands-on Activity

Make an Ecosystem Diorama

Now you can gaze at your favorite museum diorama anytime you want, night or day. Grab your crayons, and create a shoe-box replica of A Wading Bird Rookery, The Olympic Rain Forest, or A Giant Cactus Forest.

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Curriculum Materials

Spectrum of Habitats

Did you know that the world's deserts keep expanding each year? Or that islands have the highest animal extinction rate—75 percent? Take a closer look at the major habitats found on Earth.

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