2 Producer vs Consumer organism that eats producers or other consumers organisms that make their own food using sunlight
3 4 Types of Consumers Herbivore Carnivore Omnivore Scavenger Organism that gets energy from eating only plantsOrganism that gets energy from killing and eating other animalsOmnivoreScavengerOrganism that gets energy from eating both plants and other animalsOrganisms that eat dead matter.
4 Video: Producers, Consumers, and Decomposers Organisms that break down dead matter and return nutrients to the soil (fungi, bacteria)Video: Producers, Consumers, and Decomposers
5 Food ChainOrder in which animals feed on plants and other animals – shows how energy flows from producer to consumer to decomposer
6 Food WebComplicated interconnected group of food chains put together to show how energy flows in an ecosystem