Kids Encyclopedia. Habitats - KidRex. Ecosystems. 3rd Grade Habitat WebQuest: created with Zunal WebQuest Maker. DragonflyTV . Episodes . Earth and Space. Results for Habitat : PBS LearningMedia. NOVA - Official Website. Activities: Explorations. Blue Planet Biomes - World Biomes.
What is a Biome?
A biome is a large geographical area of distinctive plant and animal groups, which are adapted to that particular environment. The climate and geography of a region determines what type of biome can exist in that region. Major biomes include deserts, forests, grasslands, tundra, and several types of aquatic environments. What's It Like Where You Live? World Builders: Introduction to Biomes. These are the biomes that I have chosen.
Each one can be subdivided into many more precisely described biomes, with more specific rainfall amounts, growing seasons, and elevations. However, in a ten week course, I think that these will be more than enough! It is important to remember that a biome contains smaller, specialized communities. Habitats. Biomes. UNIT 4. ECOSYSTEMS. Habitats.