Puzzles and worksheets similar to Compost Bin Word Search

Gardening Word Search

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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

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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

FISHING Word Search

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Word Search
Description

CRICKETS
MINNOW
BIGMOUTH
BASS
HUSHPUPPIES
FISHFRY
FIFTEEN
FERAZIERFLING
YOYO
SALMON
BLUEGILL
BAIT
SPINNER
TACKLE
BOAT
LAKE
NET
CATFISH
BRIM
CRAPPIE
LINE
SINKER
BOBBER
CAST
POLE
WORM
TROUT
CATCH
HOOK
FISH

Genetics Crossword Puzzle Answer Key

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Crossword
Description

the study of heredity genetics
the passing of traits from parents to offspring Heredity
The transfer of pollen(with sperm cells) from the anther to the stigma(holds egg cells) by wind or animals Pollination
The joining of the egg and sperm cells to create new life fertilization
only one plant or needed because the plant pollinates itself selfpollination
the transfer of pollen from the anther of one plant to the stigma of another crosspollination
male reproductive system stamen
holds the pollen anther
holds up the anther filament
female reproductive system pistil
sticky to catch pollen stigma
stalk to hold up stigma style
base of flower that holds egg cells ovary
egg cells (become seeds) ovules
a characteristic of living things traits
trait that shows up more often dominant
trait that seems to hide or disappear recessive
instructions in your body that control your traits genes
various forms of one gene alleles
having two of the same alleles homozygous
having two different alleles heterozygous
A tool used to predict the possible combinations of alleles in the offspring Punnettsquare
inherited alleles that are your genetic make-up genotype
physical trait resulting from genotype phenotype
the chance something will occur probability
how many of one to how many of another ratio
the chance of an event occurring out of 100 percent

Hydrology Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This is the name when water turns into a gas. Evaporation
When water falls from a cloud. PRECIPITATION
This forms clouds. Condensation
Large bodies of water. Oceans
This is our unit. Hydrology
The biggest ocean on earth. Pacific ocean
The smallest ocean on earth. Artic ocean
Water in the soil or ground. Groundwater
Rain falls from this. Clouds
The solid form of water is______. Ice
Evaporated water. Vapor
How water soaks into the ground. Infiltration
Water evaporating on leaves. Transporation
Water that flows across land. Runoff
Another way of saying the water cycle. Hydrolic CYCLE
One state of matter Gas
A state of matter Liquid
A state of matter. Solid
Bodies of water Rivers
Body of water lake

Heat and Energy Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the measure of motion of matter particles. Temperature
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 32 degrees and the boiling point of water a 212 degrees  Fahrenheit scale
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 0 degrees and the boiling point of water as 100 degrees Celsius scale
the temperature scale in which the freezing point of water is 273 K and the boiling point is 373 K; 0 K is absolute zero Kelvin scale
the temperature at which no thermal energy can be removed from matter. Absolute zero
thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher temperature to matter at a lower temperature. Heat
the transfer of energy by direct contact. The term can apply to either heat transfer or electron transfer. Conduction
the transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement of a liquid or gas. Convection
the movement of a fluid, caused by differences in temperature, that transfers heat from one part of the fluid to another. Convection current
the transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves. Radiation
a material that transfers heat, electricity, or both easily. Conductor
a material that does not transfer, heat, electricity, or both easily. Insulator
a physical property that describes matter as a solid, liquid, or gas. State of matter
the physical change of matter from one state to another. Change of state
the changing a solid to a liquid. Melting
the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid. Freezing
the temperature at which no thermal energy can be removed from matter. Boiling
the changing of a gas to a liquid. Condensation
the spreading apart of the matter particles of an object when that object is heated. Thermal expansion
the total energy of all the particles in an object. Thermal energy
The amount of heat that must be absorbed or lost for 1 gram of a substance to change its temperature by 1°C. Specific heat
the change of a substance from a liquid to a gas; it that takes place at the surface of a liquid. Evaporation

Spring Weather Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Rain __________ the earth. waters
March comes in like a lion
It makes kites fly wind
__________ makes it hard to see. fog
Its supposed to rain today. Take an umbrella
March winds bring April showers
A loud noise associated with storms thunder
No matter how long this season lasts, spring is sure to follow winter
Not too hot warm
If its foggy in the morning, it will be in the day sunny
Not too cold cool
This gives light to help plants grow. sun
Rain mixed with dirt. MUD
Dark clouds often bring this. rain
Hold onlto your hat. It's today. windy
I may be white and puffy or dark and threatening. cloud
flashes in the sky. lightning
This turns green as days grow warmer. grass
April showers bring May flowers
Rain leaves these behind on the ground puddles
I can be seen after a storm rainbow
These bud with new leaves in early spring. trees
This windery substance sometimes falls in the spring. snow
March goes out like a lamb

REDUCE,REUSE,RECYCLE Word Search

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Word Search
Description

ALOMINIUM
AEROSOLS
ALUMINIUM
BAGS
BATTERIES
BIN
BIN MEN
BIOMASS
CARBOARD
CLOTHS
compost
containers
DEMOLITION WASTE
ENGINES
FACTORYS
FOOD
FOOD WASTE
FURNITURE
GLASS
GLOBAL WARMING
LITTER
METAL
MOTERS
OIL
PAPER
PLASTICS
POLYSTYRENE
RECYCLE
REDUCE
REUSE
RUBBER
SHOES
TRASH
WALKING
WATER
WOOD

Geology Crossword

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Crossword
Description

molten rock magma
cool, top layer of Earth crust
17 huge slabs of rock tectonic plates
tool to measure motion of ground seismometer
a naturally occurring solid that has a specific chemical make-up Mineral
2 or more minerals together. Rock
formed from cooled magma or lava. Igneous
forms under the surface, cools slowly and forms big crystals. Intrusive
forms above the surface, forms small crystals. Extrusive
made of sand, rocks, minerals, and organic matter. Sedimentary
the compaction and cementation of sediments. lithification
organisms (plants + animals) preserved in sedimentary rock. fossils
formed when heat and pressure "RECYLCE" rock. Metamorphic
this law states that older rocks are at the bottom of the sequence, youngest at the top. Law of Superposition
movement of Earths crust. Plate Tectonics
heat, ash, and lava released from vent forms "cones" volcanoes
shaking caused when tectonic plates suddenly move and release pressure and stress. Earthquakes
acid rain eats away rock. Forms caves and sinkholes. chemical weathering
water and wind breaking down rocks. physical weathering
weathered rock and organic matter. Soil
organic material Humus
nutrient rich Topsoil
sand, silt, clay Subsoil
Least Permeable Bed Rock
air spaces Porosity
ability to transport H2O Permeability
gritty, H2O flows easily Sand
powder Silt
sticky and clumpy (NO H2O flow) Clay
best for plants, mix of all. Loam
wind deposited silt Loess
decomposing organic matter Humus

Healthy Eating Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

gala or granny smith apple
1 of your 5 a day fruit
they grow in the ground vegetables
fruit and ..... fibre
running, sport and walking etc exercise
they are orange carrots
you drink it water
eating your fruit and veg will make you this healthy
starches found in fruit and veg carbohydrates
found in meat, fish and eggs protein
colour of vegetables green
eating healthily diet