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Ecosystem and Food Chain Cards

Are you looking for an engaging way to learn about food webs? This resource includes 48 Food Web sorting cards with producers, primary consumers, secondary consumers, and decomposers. Animal and plant species are native to North America. Students will sort cards in 6 different Food Web and Food Chain tasks. Students will identify trophic levels, energy flow, producers and consumers, and more. This resource addresses the Disciplinary Core Ideas for NGSS Ecosystem: Interactions, Energy, and dynamics.

This resource includes:

48 organism cards

6 task cards

Answer sheets

Tasks Include:

•Building a Food Web

•Building a food Chain

•Identifying trophic levels

•Memory Game

•Food Chain Challenge

•What do they eat?

Science Concepts include:

  • food chains
  • food webs
  • producers, consumers, decomposers
  • herbivore, carnivore, omnivore
  • trophic levels
  • ecosystem
  • autotrophs and heterotrophs

Teachers Love These Ecosystem and Food Chain Cards!

Kristen ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ Extremely Satisfied

“This was great for my science rotations. Students created a variety of food webs and chains, and the task cards were easy to follow. Great information”.

Peggy ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ Extremely Satisfied

“These were great for my 7th-grade life science class. Students enjoyed sorting and making food webs and the task cards had great questions”.

This resource is designed to address the Disciplinary Core Ideas for NGSS Ecosystem: Interactions, Energy, and dynamics.

The resource also includes 6 task cards with self-checking activities and optional response sheets.

Great for small groups, partner work, centers, and fast finishers.

Do you want to read more about these Ecosystem Food Chain Task Cards? Check out my blog post here!