VT.LS. Life Science
Enduring Knowledge: Energy enters an ecosystem in the form of sunlight and flows through the system to each cell. Matter interacts, changes and recycles in an ecosystem. Populations of organisms survive by maintaining interdependent relationships with one another and by utilizing biotic and abiotic resources from the environment.
S5-6:37. Students demonstrate their understanding of Recycling in an Ecosystem by:
S5-6:37.1. Tracing the flow of energy through an ecosystem and identifying the recycling role of decomposers in a variety of situations. (DOK 2)