Lesson Title: Food Chains
Subject: Life Science
Grade Level: 4
This is a 4th grade class, composed of 16 students, 7 males, 9 females. 3 students are ELL, 1 is gifted in Math and Science, and 2 students have been diagnosed with ADHD. The classroom is composed of 4 tables and stools; students are permitted to stand or sit.
STANDARDS, GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
Common Core or State Standard:
SC.4.L.17.4: Trace the flow of energy from the Sun as it is transferred along the food chain through the producers to the consumers. (Access Points)
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