The Amazon Rainforest
Ecosystems Grades 7-8 Extension
Pack your bags, grab some sturdy clothing, and get ready to venture through the Amazon Rainforest! There is so much to learn about this tropical ecosystem, from the geography and climate, to the kinds of lush vegetation and fascinating predators and prey who call the rainforest their home. The Amazon Rainforest will take you on a journey of discovery down the Amazon River and up into the treetops filled with clouds.
Written by Elizabeth Thuernagle, 32 pages, full-color, 11″X8.5″
This book is suggested to accompany our Ecosystems science unit as extra reading for students in Grades 7–8.