Resources for Learning and Teaching LSD Science Unit 4d: Interdependence of Plants and Animals



Primary curriculum resource*
  adopted by LSD
(spring 2001):
BSCS Science T.R.A.C.S. grade 4 module:

Investigating Ecosystems (1999)

  • TE ISBN: 0-7872-2284-4

  • SE ISBN: 0-7872-2264-X

Ancillary curriculum materials:*
  • BSCS Science T.R.A.C.S. Teacher's How-To Handbook (1999), ISBN: 0-7872-4972-6

Science supplies kits:*
  • BSCS Collaboration Kit for Fourth Grade

  • Science Kit for LSD Science Unit 4d

  • Living organisms for creating an ecosystem for classroom study (see Lesson 2 in the BSCS Investigating Ecosystems module for more details), including:

    • Daphnia

    • Snails

    • Elodea

    • Duckweed

MCF (2000) Science Benchmarks associated with LSD Science Unit 4d

        Supplemental Resources and Information from Past LSD Workshops and Other Sources

HO = HandOut

OH = OverHead

The majority of these links are to downloadable MS-Word ".doc" files.


From LSD 4d Introductory Workshop 2003.03.06:


Misc. 4d-Related Links:


*    If you are missing any of these materials, send a FAX to x7492 to the attention of Peggy Barnes requesting a replacement.

This page was last updated by RTSmith:  2007.05.03