Educator Resources for Food Chain Game

The Food Chain Game teaches the concept of food chains in a unique, simple, and quick way. When students correctly assemble a food chain, the chain comes to life and becomes a working chain that they can observe in action. Use The Food Chain Game as a whole class demonstration, or have students explore it independently or in pairs.

Plants and Animals Lesson Plan: The Food Chain Game

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to identify the roles that plants and animals play in various food chains during interactive game play. Students define vocabulary terms such as decomposer and producer and use those terms in class discussions and activities. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Food Chains Lesson Plan: Using Graphic Organizers

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to activate prior knowledge and make real-world connections about food chains and food webs. Students define key vocabulary associated with food chains and food webs. They also compare prior knowledge to gained knowledge after viewing the "Food Chain" movie and apply new information using a food chain and web. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Food Chains and Ecosystems Lesson Plan: The Food Fight Game

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the relationships between organisms within an ecosystem. Students then build a virtual food web to support a selected animal using online game play. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Food Chains and Food Webs Lesson Plan: Understanding Energy Flow

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources to construct a food chain and explain how energy flows through the chain. Students will explore how all living things depend directly or indirectly on green plants for food. They will then use pictures and arrows to create a food web that includes the sun, green plants, herbivores, omnivores, and carnivores. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Food Chain Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about food chains and food webs. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Food Chain topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »

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