Lesson 7: Organisms and Microhabitats
In this activity, students will collect biological and physical data from various parts of a local habitat. Students will develop their understanding of ecosystems by hands on exploration. The important concepts are that: Organisms living in an ecosystem are linked together by their need for similar conditions and organisms in ecosystems interact in a variety of ways: symbiosis, competition, predator/prey, etc.
Center for Urban Resilience, "Lesson Plan - Microhabitats and Community Relationships" (2021). Module 01: Introduction to Urban Ecology. 15.