FRIDAY

November 18th, 2016

FLORA & FAUNA FRIDAY!

“Humans and plants have much in common.  Both enjoy sunlight, music, and tender loving care.”  ~ Laura Stuchinsky

All of the animal life in a particular region or time.

Today's

BELLRINGER

Look at the pictures of a Florida Red mangrove Tree, nicknamed The Walking Tree, and the Florida mangrove map to answer the question ---What critical roles do mangrove trees play in the Florida ecosystem?

ACTIVITY!

Grab a clipboard, ruler and your observation recording sheets to identify and record flora & fauna in your school habitat.

Extension:  Matching card game w/Flora & Fauna

 

FUN FINISHES

Middle School Florida Geography Facts

http://www.softschools.com/quizzes/geography/floridas_geography/quiz4342.html

*Can use PLICKER app (See Websites for instructions)

Word(s) of the Day:

FLORA

The plant life in a particular region or time. 

FAUNA

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