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Grade 6-8

Energy Flow and Trophic Levels: Energy Flow in Our Ecosystem

by Ellie B. | Science

3 Lessons 6:31
  1. 1. Introduction 0:24
  2. 2. Review 3:16
  3. 3. Activity 2:51

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

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Turn your eye toward the real world by examining the environments around you. Review what you learned about energy flow and start finding out how energy flows in the ecosystem you live in!

Understand energy flow by examining every part of the food chain from decomposers and consumers to producers.


Energy Flow in Our Ecosystem


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  • Consumers
  • Decomposers
  • Eco
  • Ecosystem
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Science
  • Trophic Levels

Recommended Materials

  • Paper
  • 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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