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

Please include the following information on your poster:

Item to be graded Points Possible Points Awarded
1) Title of your biome (catchy with pizzazz)
5
2) Color world map of where your biome is.
5
3) A climatograph of the yearly temperature and rainfall averages (see resource 2 below)
5
4) Pictures you draw, cut out, or print at home that show what this biome looks like.
5
5) What are typical producers in this biome?
5
6) What are typical animals in this biome?
5
7) Interesting facts and ecological issues that concern this biome (2 minimum).
5
8) Presented with an attitude of contribution
5
Total
40

Resources for your poster:

  1. Biology Text
  2. Web Search your biome using Google.com
  3. Web Resources on Biomes:
    1. Biomes on Berkely's site at http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5/biome/
    2. Biome Basics on Richmond U's site at http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/as/education/projects/webunits/biomes/biomes.html
    3. Earth Floor at http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/biomes.html