Type
Word Search
Description

worm bin
tumbler or spinner
no bin system
multi bin system
one bin system
hoops
egg shells
plant matter
coffee grounds
grass clippings
water
Newpaper

Coffee Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a brewed drink prepared with roasted beans. coffee
a type of coffee made with espresso and hot steamed milk. latte
coffee with little or no caffeine in it. decaf
coffee made with milk that has been frothed up with pressurized steam. cappuccino
a hot drink made by infusing dried, crushed leaves in boiling water. tea
strong black coffee made by forcing steam through ground coffee. espresso
a warm drink made with milk and cocoa powder. hot chocolate
a shot of espresso diluted with hot water. americano
a coffee pot with a mesh plunger that pushes the grounds to the bottom after the coffee is brewed. French Press
espresso with a dash of frothy steamed milk. macchiato
a stimulant of the central nervous system found in tea and coffee plants. Caffine
a drink made of coffee and blended ice. Frappe
a distinctive, pleasant smell such as freshly brewed coffee. aroma
The name of this coffee shop. Puzzles

All About Plants Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Completes its life cycle within a year Annual
Plants life cycle normally taking two seasons Biennial
A green pigment in plants absorbing light energy used to carry out photosynthesis Chlorophyll
An organelle found in plant and algae cells where photosynthesis occurs chloroplast
An angiosperm which has two seed leaves dicot
Young plant developing from the zygote embryo
Joining on a sperm cell and an egg cell fertilization
Part of stamen supporting an anther filament
Sprouting of the embryo from a seed that occurs where the embryo resumes growth germination
A plant producing seeds that ae not enclosed by a protective cover gymnosperm
An angiosperm with one seed leaf monocot
A structure containing egg cells ovary
A plant lasting for three seasons or more perennial
The vascular tissue through food moving in some plants phloem
Process where a plant captures energy in sunlight and is used to make food photosynthesis
A threadlike root that anchors nonvascular plants to the ground rhizoid
The male reproductive part of a flower which produces pollen stamen
Pollen grains land on this sticky part stigma
Small openings on surface layers of a leaf and is controlled when a gas enters and exits the leaf stomata
Cell organelle storing materials such as water, salt, protein, and carbohydrates vacuole
System of a tube like structure in plants where minerals an food move vacular tissue
Vascular tissue carrying water upward from the roots to every part of the plant xylem
A fertilized egg zygote

Animal kingdom Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group that includes hydras and jellyfishes cnidarian
Vertebrate that is warm blooded, has hair, a 4 chambered heart and gives milk to their young mammal
A vertebrate that lives in water as a larva & on land as an adult amphibian
Every animal must do this to survive adapt
An aquatic vertebrate with paired fins, scales and gills Fishes
Worms with segmented bodies annelidas
A vertebrate that has dry, scaly skin, lungs and lays eggs reptile
Soft, flattened worms that have tissues and internal organ systems flatworm
Egg laying mammals are in this group monotremes
Warm blooded vertebrates with wings bats
Warm blooded vertebrates with wings, feathers and lay eggs Birds
This group includes insects, crabs, centipedes and spiders arthropods
Unsegmented worms that have pseudocoeloms and digestive systems with 2 openings (anus and mouth) roundworms
Humans are this genus and species homosapien
Animals that have no backbone or vertebral column invertebrates
A kangaroo is a ________ mammal marsupial
These animals are in the Phylum Porifera sponges
Soft bodies animals that usually have an internal or external shell mollusk

6.7 Watershed Key terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The land area that supplies water to a river system. Watershed
A ridge of land that separates two watersheds Divide
A stream that flows into a larger stream Tributary
Is the saltiness or dissolved salt content of a body of water Salinity
A river and alot of tributaries River System
The purity of water; how much of other substances are in the water besies the water itself Water Quality
The process of water, ice, wind, or gravity moving sediments Erosion
Pieces of rock or soil that are frequently carried away by moving water in rivers and streams. Sediment
The process of sediment settling ("dropping") in a new location Deposition
The cloudiness or clarity of the water, it determains water quality Turbidity
A broad, flat valley that a river flows through. Flood plain
An area of land that is covered with a shallow layer of waterduring at least part of the year. Wetland
A body of water where fresh water and salt water mix together Estuary
Organisms without backbones, which are visable to the eye without the aid of a microscope (crayfish, snail, worm) Macroinvertebrate
Nonliving factors of a ecosystem Abiotic
The living factors in an ecosystem Biotic
A wetland that looks like a flooded forest with trees and shrubs, most common in the south Swamp
A wetland with tall grass-like plants and no trees. Marsh
A marsh that has brackish or salt water near a coastline. Salt Marsh
Water from precipitation that flows over the ground surface instead of soaking into the ground Runoff
Water that is partly salt and partly fresh, characteritics of estuaries Brackish
This measures how much acidity is in the water. 1-14 PH Potential Hydrogen
A wetland that has mostly mosses, without grasses or trees, most common in the north Bog
Both the living community and the nonliving factors that affect it Ecosystem

COMPOST Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Nature's way of recycling COMPOST
Slimey creature that loves to eat dirt WORMS
Empty this into the compost after cleaning VACUUM
The leaves are poisonous but can be added to compost RHUBARB
After mowing throw this in LAWN
Autumn is a good time to collect these and add them in LEAVES
Rescue me from the shredder and put me in PAPER
Left over after making an omelette EGGSHELLS
The final product DIRT
You might need to add this over Summer WATER
Animal poo MANURE
The waste from a coffee machine COFFEE
Found washed up on beaches SEAWEED
Collected daily from the kitchen FOODSCRAPS
Microscopic animals that help breakdown the scraps MICROBES
Leftover from making beer SPENTGRAIN
This is what you are doing when you are making compost RECYCLING
Leftover after a campfire ASH

Ballistics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cartridge inserted into a chamber by the rear of the barrel Breech
The science of the travel of a projectile in flight Ballistics
Bullet size (diameter) caliber
Outer shell that encases bullet and gunpowder Cartridge
Spiral cuts in the barrel of a gun Rifling
¨plateaus¨ found on a bullet Grooves
¨valleys¨ found on a bullet Lands
Projectile used for firearms Bullet
Path of propelled bullet and gunshot gravity Trajectory
Long gun Rifle
Residue deposited on hands after gun is fired Gun Shot Residue
Long gun or Handgun Firearm
Hand gun with magazine clip Pistol
Hand gun with no magazine clip Revolver

Biogeochemical Cycles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Our atmosphere contains 78% free _________________________. Nitrogen
Animals need nitrogen to produce ______________________. Proteins
What molecule is produced when nitrogen is fixed? Ammonia
Animals get nitrogen into their systems by eating _______________. Plants
Large organic molecule containing nitrogen that contains your genetic information. DNA
Prokaryote responsible for "fixing" nitrogen. Bacteria
_________________________ occurs when fertilizer runoff causes excess algae and water weeds. Eutrophication
Process where water "evaporates" from plants. Transpiration
What "powers" the water cycle? Sun
Rain, snow, sleet, or hail. Precipitation
The downward entry of water into the soil or rock surface. Infiltration
Process by which water changes from a liquid to a gas. Evaporation
Oats, peas, beans, corn Legumes
Helps plants to grow. Fertilizer
Bacteria that break down organic matter. Decomposers
Process by which water vapor turns into liquid water. Condensation

Gardening Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Water
Garden Hose
Weeding
Trugs
Wood Chipper
Pole Saw
Garden Tools
Bark
Vines
Honey Eater
Green Bin
Green Waste
Spade
Garden Fork
Loppers
Clippings
Noxious Weeds
Leaves
Wheelbarrow
Pathways
Flowers
Secateurs
Pruning
Roses
Pots
Garden Furniture
Worm Farm
Weeds
Lawn Mower
Chainsaw
Garden Shredder
Lavender
Birds
Fruit
Vegetables
Shrubs
Trees
Bushes
Garden Shed
Whipper Snipper
Rocks and Stones
Soil
Grass
Garden Bed
Plants
Greenhouse

Ecological Succession Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A ______ community includes mature trees and a thriving ecosystem CLIMAX
What people in the South call a marsh SWAMP
Annual plants wildflowers
These includes fires, hurricanes, and tornados naturaldisasters
A vegetated field with grasses, flowers, and trees meadow
_______ succession is the series of changes that occur in an area where no ecosystem previously existed primary
_________ succession is the series of changes that occur after a disturbance in an existing ecosystem secondary
Secondary succession differs from primary succession because the area already has ____ soil
Other pioneer species mosses
Area of standing water that is smaller than a lake pond
First organisms to inhabit an area pioneerspecies
Even shallower water that has grasses growing in it and trees growing around it marsh
__________ enables an ecosystem to recover succession
One of the pioneer species lichens
Where primary succession begins barerock
A wetland that has shallow water because of all the deposits of dead plants bog

Garden Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Outdoors
Gardener
Pots
Seasonal
Grow
Yard
Dirt
Digging
Fertilization
Gloves
Leaves
Worms
Wheelbarrow
Water
Weeding
Vegetable
Sunflower
Strawberry
Stem
Soil
Seeds
Ladybug
Herbs
Harvest
Greenhouse
Mulch
Beds
Compost
Flowers
Fruit
Fence
Bucket
Gate
Garden
Shovel