Teaching about biomes

What is a biome?

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The Grade 6-8 class recently learned about the different biomes around the world. After spending time creating a mini biome, filled with plants and animals who did they want to share their learning with – their little buddies!!

The Kindergarten students had a little bit of an idea of what a biome was because they had spent time learning about the Rainforest. They were excited to make connections and learn new things from their big buddies.

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Their big buddies taught them that the sun shines on the earth at different angels and how that makes some places hotter or colder. This gave the Kindergarteners another connection – this time to what they are learning about space.