Guiding Thought Question: Look at the picture of the species pictured to the left (you can click on it to enlarge it) and explain what type of environment this particular species is best suited for based on its adaptations. (Be sure to mention at least 3 specific adaptations)
Guiding Inquiry: To what degree to animals have Spatial Connections to the landscapes in which they live?
Today's Learning Objective: Students will examine the connection between species adaptations and landscape by completing a mapping activity in which they will reflect on the principles of Bergmann and Allen. (3.1.b, 3.3.a)
Ecological Biogeography Forum
Welcome to the Forum! Here is where you will be answering your daily warm-up questions. Please do not enter your last name for privacy reasons, and you may use a nickname if you would like (Just make sure Mr. Tredinnick is aware of the nickname you are using). Write out thoughtful responses to the forums on the days they are assigned. If you miss a day please take it upon yourself to complete the Forum you missed. Each Forum has the targeted Learning Objective(s) there so you can see what the focus of the day's class will be.