Oh Deer! A game to learn about limiting factors. Information to know before we start:. What are the most important things that animals need to survive? Food Shelter Space Water In today’s game we will be learning about three of these: food, shelter and water. Game rules.
*When we get outside to the plaza by the library, I will show you where to stand
Answer these questions as your Science Journalfor today:
1) From the game, what are some limiting factors that may affect the population?
2) Do wildlife populations stay the same or do they fluctuate (change a lot)?
3) What do you think would have happened if I introduced a ‘disease’ (someone that could catch you when trying to run back to your deer side) ?