APES Food for Thought
Plants make food during photosynthesis; they are called primary producers or autotrophs. Animals eat the
food. They are known as consumers or heterotrophs.
1) Below is a food web which shows how different organisms are interconnected
Human Population Growth
Objectives: You will create a graph of human population growth and use it to predict
You will identify factors that affect population growth.
Statistics on Human Population
Number of People (in billion
Who What When Where Why
Environmental Events Activity
Utilize the following website to obtain information about important environmental
Search the following events:
1) Chernobyl Nuclear Accident
2) Exxon Valdez Oil Spil
Applying Critical Thinking The Lorax
Watch the video by Dr. Seuss The Lorax
1) What seems to be the intent of Dr. Seuss in writing this story?
2) Do you equate the ideas, people, or places in the story with real-life situations in our present day soc