Wildlife Lesson Plans (6-8)

Keywords: research, endangered; Grade Level: seventh grade; Total Time for Lesson: Two 45-minutes classes; Setting: school library

Keywords: habitat, environment, natural resources, sustainable resources, diversity, interdependence; Lesson Plan Grade Level: seventh through ninth grade; Total Time Required for Lesson: 45 minutes; Setting: classroom

Keywords: wildlife, terrestrial, vertebrates, habitat, species, mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, generalists vs. specialists, succession, edge effect, population, limiting factor, carrying capacity, home range and territory, intraspecific competition, interspecific competition, communities, predator, prey, commensalism, mutualism, parasitism, wildlife management; Grade level: 6th; Total time required: 4 x 40-minute classes - 160-minutes; Setting: Classroom and forest, wetland, stream

Keywords: Population, home range, carrying capacity, habitat; Grade Level: Grades 5-6; Total Time Required: Seven 35-minute class periods; Setting: Classroom, Outdoors (Yellow Creek State Park)