This course focuses on the understanding of students about the interrelationships in the natural world and the effects of humans on these relationships. It allows the students to study the individuals, communities, ecosystems, and biomes. Students will demonstrate their knowledge of classification of organisms, symbiosis, energy flow in ecosystems, nutrient cycles, natural selection, and biodiversity. Embedded standards for Inquiry and Technology & Engineering are taught in the context of the content standards for ecology.

Level: High School

Course: Elective