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Science: Diagramming Keystone Species

Lesson Plan Published 11/2/17 Last updated on 3/1/20

Each keystone species plays a unique role, keeping their ecosystems thriving and balanced. In this lesson, after researching different keystone species, students use Adobe Photoshop and creative problem solving to articulate their species’ critical importance through a visual representation — a scientific diagram.

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Original project created by Andrew Drozd.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

Age Levels
1+ Day
Custom Standards
Next Generation Science Standards
ISTE Standards
Students: Creative Communicator, Students: Digital Citizen, Students: Innovative Designer

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Kristine Schiffbauer

Posted on 3/5/18 7:33:14 PM Permalink

thank you​