Design Challenge: Birds vs Mammals vs Insects vs Bacteria
In this Design Challenge: Birds vs Mammals vs Insects vs Bacteria we will be creating a tool that will help us better care for all the forms of life that we encounter on an urban farm. Looking at the template the challenge is to create healthy and sustainable ways to provide a safe ecosystem, housing, and care strategy for each form of life. You will be able to ask an intern or mentor, but the internet is also an option!
Break into teams and start researching the answers to these five prompts. Each team will have 30 minutes to do research or make direct observations. Be ready to share out and record your answers.
Start With The Ecosystem
Then Create Housing
What Does It Eat?
How Much Water Does It Need?
Determine Three Aspects That Makes Each Form Of Life Unique
Share You results as a group.