Food Chains - Calverley Parkside Primary School Year 6 ...

Food Chains A food chain tells us what is eaten by what in an ecosystem.

What is an ecosystem? An ecosystem is all the animals and the plants in a habitat, together with their environment. An ecosystem

provides everything that the animals and plants that live there need. A rock pool is an ecosystem, and so is a forest or a lake.

What is happening in this food chain? The insect is eaten by the frog. What is eaten by

the insect? Many insects feed on nectar which they gather

from What might the frog be eaten by? What does this food chain show?

The plant is eaten by the slug. The slug is eaten by the frog. The frog is eaten by the

heron. The arrow means is eaten by. The insect is eaten by the frog.

Can you show a different food chain? This is a beach food chain Can you describe what is happening?

Who can show another food chain? What did each food chain begin with?

Yes! Almost every food chain starts with a green plant.

Plants are called PRODUCERS They produce (make) their own food and provide food

for animals Animals are called CONSUMER S They consume

(eat) other Animals that hunt and eat other animals are called

PREDATO Animals that are hunted and eaten by other animals are called their

PREY Can you name some predators? Can you name some animals that are prey?

Some animals can be predators and prey. Can you name any? (Clue: The first slide showed one.) Energy flow

Each animal in the food chain eats another animal or a plant in order to gain energy. The energy flow in the ecosystem

keeps all of the animals alive. What people do Sometimes, humans cause problems for the plants and animals in an

ecosystem. Oil spills pollute the sea and beaches. Forests are cut down to make way for roads, and so that land is available for cattle to graze.

What happens to the other animals and plants in a food chain if one or more members of the chain are removed?

Match the words and phrases. A food chain produce shows Most food

rs what is eaten chains start by what with are Plants predat Animals are

ors prey Animals that hunt and eat consum others are called

Animals that are caught ers a green and eaten are called plant


Recently Viewed Presentations

  • U in the Driver Seat - A collegiate peer-to-peer program dedicated to...

    U in the Driver Seat - A collegiate peer-to-peer program dedicated to...

    A traffic safety program dedicated to empowering college students to shape their peers risky driving, riding, walking and biking behavior.
  • Glencoe Health Lesson 1 Benefits of Physical Activity

    Glencoe Health Lesson 1 Benefits of Physical Activity

    Physical activity benefits all aspects of your health triangle. Teens should try to get at least 60 minutes of physical activity every day. Glencoe Health . Chapter 12 Physical Activity and Fitness. LESSON 1 ... Playing video or computer games.
  • Methods of Submission Service Authorization Requests ... - KEPRO

    Methods of Submission Service Authorization Requests ... - KEPRO

    Methods of Submission Service Authorization Requests to KEPRO. Please note that for Alzheimer's Assisted Living Waiver, all requests must be submitted via KEPRO's Atrezzo Connect System
  • Telecommunication Trends 1998

    Telecommunication Trends 1998

    Telecommunications Introduction to telecommunication issues Digital Superhighway Bandwidth Last Mile delivery Ownership Fat or Thin Clients Content Retail and Business-to-Business Moore's Law Standard Telephone System Telecommunications History Pre 1984 Local and long distance monopoly 1984 AT&T settlement Intense long distance...


    HAYATİ TEHLİKE ARZEDEN HASTALIKLARLA MÜCADELEDE YEVMİYE Bir hastalığın münteşiren hükümferma olduğu zamanlarda bu hastalığın insana sirayeti dolayısiyle mücadele tehlike arzediyorsa bu takdirde bu mücadeleye iştirak eden memur ve hizmetlilerin bu kanuna göre müstahak oldukları yevmiyeyi, ilgili vekaletin teklifi ve Maliye...
  • Leveraging ArcGIS Online app for the public

    Leveraging ArcGIS Online app for the public

    ArcGIS Online is the public facing (although, you don't have to share content with the public) version. It's outside of the firewall and provides cloud based storage as well as the ability to collaborate with other ArcGIS Online organizational accounts.
  • Safety in the Kitchen - PC\|MAC

    Safety in the Kitchen - PC\|MAC

    Cooking is fun, but kitchen safety is a priority. Think about it: Knives! Fire! Bacteria! Observing basic rules of kitchen safety is a good habit to develop.Always pay attention to what you're doing in the kitchen because one slip can...
  • WebScienceCourse - Leibniz Universität Hannover

    WebScienceCourse - Leibniz Universität Hannover

    For example, proto words would have been extracted using the network, somehow. JwanAlhussein. 12 July 2016. Review. They told about Gradient Boosted Decision Trees (GBDT) but gave nothing about this classification algorithm, an explanation is expected at least in .