Show your students the effects of limiting factors on the carrying capacity with this hands on activity.
This hands on activity simulates a pond ecosystem with a population of 100 frogs. Various factors change in the pond and affect the population.
Resource is provided in 2 formats:
- Google Sheets format for completely digital access. Students can complete the lab on a Chromebook or computer using virtual dice to randomize the limiting factors.
- Google Slides format for use in a classroom. Teacher prints the directions, the data table, and the population cards which students randomly select to determine which factors affect their populations.