At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to
Explain types of Associations
List the features of Biological Importance Possessed by Organisms of an Association
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Scheme of Work
9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
Natural resources can be classified as:
ECOLOGICAL MANAGEMENT: ASSOCIATION
Types of Associations
Features of Biological Importance Possessed by Organisms of an Association
Types of Associations
Ecology is defined as the study of living organisms and the relationships or interactions between them and their environment. The interactions between plants and animals in their environment are usually described as biotic interactions or associations. There is a close association between the biotic and abiotic components of the environment. Both affect each other and are equally important for the ecosystem.
Symbiosis is a time period for all associations through which all or a number of the species concerned advantages or loses. It’s interdependence of various species, that are generally referred to as symbiotic. Based mostly upon the precise relationship between the species concerned in a symbiotic affiliation, at the least one member advantages. There are three principal forms of symbiosis
Symbiotic relationships could also be grouped as:
Lichens of the Splash Zone of the Intertidal Region
Lichens are actually a combination of two entirely different types of living organisms, an alga and a fungus.
The topic is presented step by step
The class teacher revises the previous topics
He introduces the new topic
The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own examples and he corrects them when the needs arise
The class teacher wraps up or conclude the lesson by giving out short note to summarize the topic that he or she has just taught.
The class teacher also goes round to make sure that the notes are well copied or well written by the pupils.
He or she does the necessary corrections when and where the needs arise.
Point out three teams of symbiotic relationships
Record two methods of Guaranteeing the Conservation of Pure Sources
Focus on 5 issues militating In opposition to Efforts at Conserving Pure Sources