Presentation on theme: "Lesson 3: What is Interdependence?"— Presentation transcript:
1 Lesson 3: What is Interdependence? Unit 3Lesson 3: What is Interdependence?
2 ObjectiveBy the end of this lesson you should know what interdependence is.By the end of this lesson you should know why interdependence is important.
3 Partner Exploration Think about these questions: Can hummingbirds drink nectar from any flower?How do honeybees find the flowers they visit?What attracts butterflies to certain flowers?Today’s exploration is to predict and draw what kind of flowers a honeybee, butterfly and hummingbird would eat from.
5 InterdependenceInterdependence - the dependence of organisms on one another for survivalOrganisms help each other surviveWhat organisms help us (people) to survive?
6 InterdependencePopulations of animals are interdependent on each other to surviveHow are these animals dependent on each other?
7 Relationship The connection between organisms Different organisms helping each other surviveWhat are these organisms’ relationship?Ants and AphidsClown Fish and Anemone
8 PollinateTo transfer pollen from the male to the female part of a flowerWhy do organisms need to pollinate plants?
9 Pollinate What kinds of animals help pollinate flowers? Humming Birds ButterfliesInsects: BeesHumming BirdsBats
10 Animals Helping Plants Besides pollinating, how else do animals help plants?Seeds come out in animal droppings after being eaten.Animals carry seeds in their fur.Animals burry seeds and forget about them.
11 Plants Helping Animals How are these plants helping the animals?
12 Closure Name a pair of organisms that are interdependent. Would a flower that a butterfly gets food from be big or small? Why?