Terrestrial Biome Poster Project
Please choose on of the following 8 terrestrial biomes to produce a poster of:
  1. Tropical Rain Forest
  2. Tropical Grasslands & Savannah
  3. Desert
  4. Temperate Deciduous Forest
  5. Temperate Grassland
  6. Evergreen Coniferous Forest (Taiga)
  7. Chaparral
  8. Polar Grasslands or Tundra

Please include the following information on your poster:

Item to be graded Points Possible Points Awarded
1) Title of your biome (catchy with pizzaz!!)
5
2) Color world map of where your biome is (only color your biome).
5
3) A climatograph of the yearly temperature and rainfall averages
5
4) Drawing of what this biome looks like.
10
5) What are typical producers (minimum 5) in this biome? Please use common names versus scientific names.
5
6) What are typical animals (minimum 5) in this biome? Please use common names versus scientific names.
5
7) Interesting facts and ecological issues that concern this biome. 3-5 minutes of your presentation should be about current issues that are threatening this biome's integrity. At least 2 news articles should be summarized here
10
8) Presented with an attitude of contribution and cooperation with partners (each individual scored)
5
9) A poem (3 stanzas) should be written that focuses on the characteristics and issues of your biome (10 extra credit points given if it is performed musically live or recorded on YouTube.com, or Gambassa)
10
Total
60