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Unit 6: Under the Canopy Theme 11: Life in a Rain Forest
zone- an area or a part of a larger space Some plants might grow in one zone of a large forest. WoquIqRyfKzWgjhitm8=&h=611&w=545&sz=76&hl=en&start=14&itbs=1&tbnid=MFwgb9-lyD4GqM:&tbnh=136&tbnw=121&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dzone%26hl%3Den%26gbv%3D2%26tbs%3Disch:1
slither- to slip or slide along, either on the ground or along a tree Snakes slither across the road in search of food.
suspended- to be attached in such a way that it hangs down The fireplace was suspended in the living room using cables and wires.
organism- any living thing It is important to wash your hands so foreign organisms don’t enter your body.
nutrients- anything that gives food or nourishment to living things Certain daily nutrients are required to give you strong bones and healthy skin.
complex- something that is very challenging or has many parts This drawing is complex because it has many different layers.
vital- necessary Taking medication is vital for some elderly people with health issues.
predator- an animal that hunts and kills other animals Predators must use lots of energy when catching their food.
thrive- to grow well and be healthy Many plants thrive in sunlight.
prey- the animals that other animals hunt and kill for food This mouse was the prey of a larger predator.