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Grassland Biomes: Essential And Endangered

24 minutes 24 seconds

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Steppes, pampas, savannahs, prairies--all are names for the grasslands that are found on most continents. Uses the American prairie to highlight characteristics of grasslands, different kinds of grasses, and examples of plant and animal life. Notes humans' impact on this biome.

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Runtime: 24 minutes 24 seconds

A rodent peeking out of an underground tunnel. Caption: dig elaborate underground cities with dens, sleeping areas,
Essential And Endangered Biomes
Episode 1
24 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Ducks floating in the water. Caption: aquatic birds, such as ducks and geese, are common.
Essential And Endangered Biomes
Episode 2
25 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Tall trees rising from standing water and mud. Caption: wetlands are harder to define than other biomes.
Essential And Endangered Biomes
Episode 3
26 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8

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    Anonymous (Eugene, OR)
    May 4th, 2015 at 10:58 AM

    This media was especially helpful to my students discussion and research of Grasslands animals.