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Explanation

ANIMAL ADAPTATIONS

ADAPT-

ACTIONS

PARTS OF THE FOOD CHAIN

FOOD

CHAIN

PARTS

MARVELOUS MACHINES

MACHINE

ECOSYSTEMS

ECO-

SYSTEMS

TYPES OF DEFENSES

TYPES OF

DEFENSE

SCIENCE SKILLS

SCIENCE

SKILLS

CLUE 1

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Response 1

THIS HAPPENS WHEN ANIMALS

MOVE FROM ONE PLACE TO

ANOTHER.

WHAT IS MIGRATION?

PLANTS ARE THESE, BECAUSE

THEY MAKE THEIR OWN FOOD

FROM SUNLIGHT, AIR, AND

WATER.

WHAT ARE PRODUCERS?

A SEE-SAW OR

TEETER-TOTTER IS AN

EXAMPLE OF THIS KIND OF

SIMPLE MACHINE.

WHAT IS A LEVER?

PONDS, RIVERS AND STREAMS

ARE USUALLY THIS KIND OF

ECOSYSTEM.

WHAT ARE FRESHWATER

ECOSYSTEMS?

WHEN A SKUNK IS IN DANGER,

IT DOES THIS AS A DEFENSE.

WHAT IS SPRAY AN

ODOR (OR A BAD

GUESSING AT SOMETHING IS

THE SAME AS MAKING THIS.

WHAT IS A

HYPOTHESIS?

CLUE 2

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Response 2

THIS IS RESTING FOR A LONG

PERIOD OF TIME, SUCH AS

WHAT A BEAR DOES IN WINTER.

WHAT IS HIBERNATION?

THESE FEED ON BOTH PLANTS

AND ANIMALS

WHAT ARE OMNIVORES?

A WHEELBARROW IS A

COMPOUND MACHINE

BECAUSE IT HAS BOTH A

WHEEL AND AXLE AND THIS.

WHAT IS A LEVER?

MARSHES, SWAMPS AND

OCEANS ARE ALL EXAMPLES

OF THIS KIND OF ECOSYSTEM.

WHAT IS A SALT-WATER

ECOSYSTEM?

WHEN A VICEROY BUTTERFLY

IMITATES THE COLOR OR A

MONARCH BUTTERFLY, IT IS

THIS TYPE OF DEFENSE.

WHAT IS MIMICRY?

A CONCLUSION IS AN IDEA

MADE USING THESE.

WHAT ARE

OBSERVATIONS?

CLUE 3

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Response 3

CATS HISS WHEN THEY ARE IN

DANGER, WHICH IS AN

EXAMPLE OF THIS TYPE OF

BEHAVIOR.

WHAT IS AN

INSTINCTIVE BEHAVIOR?

THESE THINGS, LIKE WORMS,

BREAK DOWN DEAD PLANTS

AND ANIMALS.

WHAT ARE

DECOMPOSERS?

THE FLAG IS RAISED ON THE

FLAGPOLE EVERY DAY BY THIS

KIND OF SIMPLE MACHINE.

WHAT IS A PULLEY?

OF A WHALE, A JELLYFISH, A

SWORDFISH OR A SNAKE, THE

ONE WHICH IS NOT ADAPTED

TO A SALTWATER

ECOSYSTEM.

WHAT IS A SNAKE?

A BROWN LIZARD WOULD BEST

BE CAMOUFLAGED IN THIS

KIND OF ENVIRONMENT.

WHAT IS A

DESERT/DESERT

A PREDICTION BASED ON

CLUES IS ALSO CALLED THIS.

WHAT IS AN

INFERENCE?

CLUE 4

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OF SWAMP, POND, GRASSLAND

OR MARSHLAND, THE ONE

THAT IS A TERRESTRIAL

ENVIRONMENT.

WHAT IS A GRASSLAND?

ANIMALS THAT EAT ONLY

MEAT OR THE FLESH OF

ANIMALS ARE CALLED THIS.

WHAT IS A CARNIVORE?

A SCREW IS REALLY THIS KIND

OF MACHINE WRAPPED

AROUND A CYLINDER

WHAT IS AN INCLINED

PLANE?

THIS KIND OF DRY LAND

ECOSYSTEM COULD BE HOT

OR COLD.

WHAT IS A DESERT

ECOSYSTEM?

OF A GREEN FROG, A YELLOW

FLOWER, A BROWN TURTLE OR

A GRAY FISH, THE ONE THAT

WOULD NOT BE

CAMOUFLAGED IN A POND.

WHAT IS A YELLOW

FLOWER?

IF THE MAIL IS DELIVERED AT

4:00 ON TUESDAY IN WEEK 1,

AND AGAIN AT 4:00 ON TUES. IN

WEEK 2, THEN THIS IS THE TIME

IT WILL BE DELIVERED IN WK 3

WHAT IS 4:00?

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Response 5

A POLAR BEAR'S WHITE COLOR

ALLOWS IT TO BLEND INTO THE

SNOWY OR ICY

SURROUNDINGS, WHICH IS AN

EXAMPLE OF THIS.

WHAT IS CAMOUFLAGE?

AN ANIMAL THAT IS PREY IS

OFTEN KILLED AND EATEN BY

ONE OF THESE HUNTERS.

WHAT ARE PREDATORS?

AN AX IS THIS KIND OF SIMPLE

MACHINE

WHAT IS A WEDGE?

ALL THE POPULATIONS THAT

LIVE TOGETHER IN A DRY LAND

ENVIRONMENT SUCH AS THE

FOREST ARE CALLED THIS.

WHAT IS A COMMUNITY?

THIS IS THE KIND OF DEFENSE

USED BY BEES OR

MOSQUITOES.

WHAT IS STINGING?

SCIENTISTS WHO WANT TO

TEST THEIR HYPOTHESES USE

OBSERVATIONS AND THESE.

WHAT ARE

EXPERIMENTS?

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THE DIRTY FACTS ABOUT SOIL

SOIL

WHAT'S THE MATTER?

WHAT'S

THE

MATTER

EARTH, MOON, AND SUN

EARTH

MOON SUN

SCIENCE POT LUCK

SCIENCE

POTLUCK

WATER, WONDERFUL WATER

WATER

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTIONS

LIGHTS

CAMERA

ACTIONS

CLUE 1

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400 POINTS


Response 1

WORMS HELP MIX AND ADD

THIS TO SOIL.

WHAT IS AIR?

THIS IS USED TO MEASURE THE

AMOUNT OF MATTER IN AN

OBJECT.

WHAT IS MASS?

A GROUP OF PREDICTABLE,

REPEATING EVENTS THAT

HAPPEN REGULARLY IS THE

SAME AS THIS TERM.

WHAT IS A

PATTERN/CYCLE?

HERBIVORES EAT ONLY THESE.

WHAT ARE PLANTS?

THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN

WATER CHANGES FROM A

SOLID OR LIQUID INTO A GAS.

WHAT IS EVAPORATION?

THIS IS THE CAREFUL USE OF

NATURAL RESOURCES.

WHAT IS

CONSERVATION?

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

THIS IS THE TERM FOR USING

WASTE FROM YOUR HOME

AND YARD TO MAKE NEW SOIL.

WHAT IS COMPOSTING?

MATTER IS ANY OBJECT THAT

HAS MASS AND DOES THIS.

WHAT IS TAKES UP

SPACE?

THIS PHENOMENON CAUSES

DAY AND NIGHT ON EARTH.

WHAT IS ROTATION?

OF A BICYCLE, A

WHEELBARROW, A SEESAW,

OR SCISSORS, THE ONE THAT

IS NOT A COMPOUND MACHINE.

WHAT IS A SEESAW?

WHEN WATER VAPOR COOLS

AND TURNS BACK INTO A

LIQUID, THIS HAPPENS.

WHAT IS

CONDENSATION?

WOOD, NATURAL GAS, AND

COAL ARE EXAMPLES OF

THESE, WHICH FORM FROM

THE REMAINS OF DEAD

ANIMALS.

WHAT ARE FOSSIL

FUELS?

CLUE 3

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

SOIL IS MADE UP OF MINERALS,

SAND, SILT, HUMUS AND THIS

MATERIAL, WHICH IS ALSO

USED FOR MAKING MODELS.

WHAT IS CLAY?

PROPERTIES OF MATTER

INCLUDE HARDNESS, SHAPE,

AND THIS; GREEN, FOR

EXAMPLE.

WHAT IS COLOR?

THE AMOUNT OF TIME IT

TAKES FOR THE MOON TO

MOVE ALL THE WAY AROUND

THE EARTH.

WHAT IS A YEAR?

THERE ARE THIS MANY HIGH

AND LOW TIDES IN A 24-HOUR

PERIOD.

WHAT IS 2?

THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN

LIQUID OR SOLID WATER

FALLS TO EARTH.

WHAT IS

PRECIPITATION?

COAL, OIL, AND NATURAL GAS

CAN BE USED UP, MEANING

THEY ARE THESE KINDS OF

RESOURCES.

WHAT ARE

NON-RENEWABLE

CLUE 4

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1600 POINTS


Response 4

THIS IS THE TERM FOR

DECAYED PLANT AND ANIMAL

MATERIAL IN SOIL.

WHAT IS HUMUS?

THIS INSTRUMENT IS USED TO

MEASURE TEMPERATURE.

WHAT IS A

THERMOMETER?

THE RISE AND FALL OF OCEAN

WATERS.

WHAT IS A TIDE?

BREAKING A CRAYON INTO

SEVERAL PIECES CHANGES

THIS ABOUT THE CRAYON.

WHAT IS ITS SHAPE?

THIS PROVIDES THE ENERGY

THAT STARTS THE WATER

CYCLE AND KEEPS IT GOING.

WHAT IS THE SUN?

AN EXAMPLE OF A

RENEWABLE RESOURCE.

WHAT IS WATER?

(ANSWERS WILL VARY)

CLUE 5

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2000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS OCCURS WHEN

WEATHERED MATERIAL IS

MOVED BY WIND OR WATER.

WHAT IS EROSION?

EATING A PIECE OF PIE FROM

THE PAN CHANGES THIS

ABOUT THE PIE.

WHAT IS ITS SHAPE?

THE MOON REFLECTS LIGHT

FROM THIS BRIGHT STAR.

WHAT IS THE SUN?

WHEN WIND, WATER, ICE OR

HEAT BREAK ROCK INTO

SMALLER PIECES, IT IS CALLED

THIS.

WHAT IS WEATHERING?

RIVERS, RESERVOIRS, AND

THESE PROVIDE WATER FOR A

COMMUNITY.

WHAT ARE WELLS?

SOLAR ENERGY, WIND, AND

MOVING WATER CAN BE

SOURCES OF THIS.

WHAT IS ELECTRICITY?

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WHEN LIVING THINGS NEEDEACH OTHER TO LIVE, THEYARE SAID TO BE THIS.    

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