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Designing Solutions to Invasive Species

Grade levels: 6th, Environmental Science

Topics: Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Languages: English

Interdisciplinary: No

Disciplinary Core Idea
LS2:  Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics 

Invasive species are a big problem in Tennessee’s ecosystems! In this lesson, students will investigate invasive species found in Tennessee and their environmental, economic, and social impacts. They will then design a solution to contain or eradicate the species. 

This lesson was originally written for 6th grade. With modification, it could apply to Environmental Science standards. 

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