THE CASE OF THE DISAPPEARING HABITAT

THE CANDY CULPRIT

STEP 1:

YOU’RE THE DETECTIVE AND YOU’RE ON THE CASE!

Video produced by Laura Lee Bahr and Ezra Werb.

WHO'S YOUR CLIENT?

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1. RESEARCH: WATCH THE PREZI BELOW

Click the forward arrow to advance through the presentation, or the back arrow to go to the previous slide.

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2. CHOOSE YOUR CLIENT AND START YOUR INVESTIGATION

There are two ways to select your client.

1. “Adopt” a rainforest animal from the Rainforest Game Tiles. The tiles include a vast array of rainforest animals, including primates. The illustration below is just one example. Click on the illustration to download and print all cards.

2. Or select from an assortment of rainforest primates by clicking the green button. 

Now that you’ve made your selection, the animal that you picked is your client. 

Search the internet for information about your animal-client’s life, family, habits, and group activities.

If your client is a primate, you’ll find lots of great information right on this website! 

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3.BUILD YOUR CASE

Write a paragraph or more about your animal-client’s life in the rainforest.

    • Who are they?
    • How do they live?
    • ​What do they eat?
    • What threats do they face?
    • Why is their forest home disappearing?

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