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Grade 6-8

Biodiversity & Endangered Species: Biodiversity, Endangerment & Extinction

by Ellie B. | Science

1 Lesson 8:46
  1. 1. Biodiversity and Endangered Species 8:46

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

About the course

"Learn about biodiversity and how endangerment and extinction affect the makeup of our planet. Identify threats to the ecosystem and the delicate nature of energy flows and food webs. Use this knowledge to create your own card game!

Explore the makeup of our diverse ecosystem including the relationship between endangered animals, bionics, and humankind."


Ecosystem Card Game Part 1


  • card game
  • ecosystem
  • endangered spiecies
  • extinction

Recommended Materials

paper and pencil


Ellie (they/them) is a Brooklyn-based performer and teaching artist. Ellie graduated from NYU with a BFA in Drama with minors in Applied Theatre and Linguistics. Ellie is also an environmentalist and forager, and they strive to lead a low-waste lifestyle.

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