Type
Crossword
Description

The highest layer of the rainforest? Emergent
An animal that hangs upside down? Sloth
A country that has the same name as a nut? Brazil
The ________ river Amazon
We're is the Amazon located south?_________ America
The lowest layer of the rainforest? Forest floor
Second highest layer of the rainforest? Canopy
The second lowest layer of the rainforest? Understory
The Amazon _________dolphin River
What did the Indians use for transport along the river? Canoe
What did the miners dig for? Minerals

Tropical Rainforests Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A biome that is hot and wet Rainforest
The bottom layer of the rainforest Forestfloor
The top layer of the rainforest Emergent
The 'roof' of the rainforest Canopy
The layer below the canopy Understory
In what region do you find rainforests? Tropics
The term for cutting down rainforests Deforestation
The biggest rainforest in the world Amazon
Rainforests produce about 30% of the world's... Oxygen
Rainforests occur close to the... equator
The largest cause of rainforest destruction Logging
What perecent of the world is covered in rainforest? seven
A country in South America brazil
A consequence of deforestation erosion
A natural resource found in the rainforest wood
How many bridges cross the Amazon river? none
Another word for farming agriculture
Another word for rainfall Precipitation
Miss Rounsevell's favourite rainforest animal bird
Indigenous people of the rainforest live in... tribes

Biomes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

altitude
latitude
permafrost
Tundra
Deserts
chaparral
temperate grassland
savanna
temperate desiduous forest
temperate rain forest
understory
canopy
Emergent layer
Tropical rain forest
Climate

The Great Kapok Tree Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

understory
monkey
canopy
yanamamo
macaw
toucan
boa constrictor
Kapok Tree
porcupine
tree frog
jaguar
sloth
South America
Rain Forest
Amazon
Lynne Cherry

Biomes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Are forest or jungles near the equator TropicalRainForest
The height of an object above reference point, such as sea level or the earth's surface Altitude
The _______ and geography of a region determines what type of biome can exist in that region. Climate
Large regions characterized by a specific type of climate and certain types of plants and animal communities. Biomes
Biomes are described by their ___ because plants that grow in a area determine the other organisms that can live there. vegatation
The ___ is the layers of treetops that shade the forest floor, and is considered to be the primary layer of the rain forest. canopy
Some trees in the tropical rain forest support ___ that feeds on dead organic matter on the rainforest floor. Fungi
the top foliage layer in a forest where the trees extend above surrounding trees. emergent layer
Temperature and what are the 2 most important factors that determine a region's climate. precipitation
The foliage layer that is beneath and shaded by the main canopy of a forest. understory
3 main forest biomes of the world: tropical, temperate and ____. coniferous
Any change in one part of the environment, like an increase or decrease of species of a animal or plant, cause a ___________ of change in other parts of the environment. rippleeffect
The four main layers of the rain forest is: Emergent layer, Upper canopy, Understory an _____ . lower canopy

Brazil Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amazon Rain Forest
Amazon River
brazil
Carnival
Christ the Reedemer
Deforestation
federal government
Malaria
Milda Rousseff
Plata System
portuguese
Poverty
Rio de Janiero
Soccer

Aquatic Biome Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Has cool temperatures, 5-16 ft. of rain. Consist of Pine, Redwood, and Sitka Spruce Temperate Rain Forest
Receives the most rain out of all the biomes. Tropical Rain Forest
Grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions with few trees. Savanna
Hot summers, cold winters. 10 to 35 inches of rain. Temperate Grassland
Shrubland or heatland plant community found primarily in the U.S. state of California. Chaparrel
Constitute a large domain of prokaryotic micro-organism. Eubacteria
Any Eukaryotic organism that includes micro-organisms such as yeast & molds Fungus
action or process of adapting or being adapted Adaptation
Constitute a domain & kingdom of single-celled micro-organisms Archaebacteria
Place where an organism usually lives. Habitat
Large region characterized by a specific type of climate & certain types of plants & animal communities. Biome
Process in which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed & diversified from earlier life forms. Evolution
Process of breaking down food to yield energy. Cellular Respiration
Sequence in which energy is transferred from 1 organism to the next. Food Chain
Shows many feeding relationships that are possible in an ecosystem. Food Web
One of the steps in a food chain or food pyramid. Tropic Level
refers to the weather conditions, such as temperature, precipitation, humidity, and winds, in an area over a long period of time Climate
the distance north or south of the equator and is measured in degrees Latitude
the height of an object above sea level Altitude
this layer consists if the tallest trees, which reach heights of 60 to 70m Emergent Layer
considered the primary layer of the rain forest Canopy
a plant that uses another plant for support, but not for nourishment Epiphyte
Very little light reaches this layer Understory
a forest that is characterized by trees that shed their leaves in the fall Temperate Deciduous Forest
the northern coniferous forest that stretches in a broad band across the Northern Hemisphere just below the Arctic Circle Taiga
areas that have widely scattered vegetation and receive very little rain Desert
biome that is in northern arctic regions Tundra
in arctic regions, the permanently frozen layer of soil or subsoil Permafrost
Succession that begins in an area that previously did not support life. Primary Succession
Plant uses sunlight to make sugar for food. Photosynthesis
Bacteria that convert atmosphere nitrogen into ammonia. NItrogen-fixing bacteria
An organism that makes it's own food. Producer
Anything living. Organism
Organism that belongs to the kingdom protistia. Protist
Get their food by breaking down dead organisms. Decomposer
Organisms that get their energy from other organisms. Consumer
Animal that doesn't have a backbone. Invertebrate
Animals that have a backbone. Vertebrate.
A community of organisms and their abotic environment. Ecosystem
The tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the stream. Estuary
The small and microscopic organisms drifting or floating in the sea or freshwater. Plankton

Rainforest Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An animal that is close to being extinct Endangered
An animal that only eats plants Herbivore
An animal that only eats meat and other animals Carnivore
The second highest level of the rainforest Canopy
This type of plant can grow 9 inches a day Bamboo
Country with the largest rainforest Brazil
Rainforests are located close to this Equator
A bird with a big strong beak that eats nuts Toucan
The biggest rainforest on Earth and has also been called the "Lungs of Our Planet" Amazon
An animal that moves so slowly in the moist rainforest of South America that algae is able to grow on its fur. Sloth

Rainforests Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You can peel me Banana
I come in milk, white and dark Chocolate
The top layer of the rainforest emergents
A community of people Tribe
destruction of a rainforest deforestation
slowest animal sloth
a bird that hovers hummingbird
a type of root buttress
a rainforest found between the tropics tropicalrainforest
preservation of species conservation
a rainforest mainly found in Brazil Amazon
When the last member of a species dies out extinction
I kill my host plant strangler fig
unfertile soil topsoil
first layer of the rainforest forest floor
a flesh eating fish piranha
a dolphin found in rivers riverdolphins
an animal that curls up into a ball when provoked armadillo
an animal that is famous for eating ants anteater
a symmetrical insect that flies butterfly

Geography of Asia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Also called the Middle East Southwest Asia
Asia is the largest _____. Continent
The most populated metropolitan area in the world Tokyo
Highest mountain range in the world Himalayas
Highest Peak in World Everest
Longest river in Asia Yangtze
Lowest place on earth DeadSea
Asia is connected to this continent. Europe
Subcontinent that collided with Asia 50 million years ago Indian
Name given to "super continent" Pangaea
Control much of the climate in the rainforests monsoons
Some animals in the rainforest are on the brink of ______________. extinction
Climate in the rainforest hot
Natural resource in Russia and Middle East oil
China is Asia's top producer of this valuable resource coal
Occupation for 2/3 of Asia farming
Major crop rice
Evergreen forest in North Asia taiga
World's deepest lake Baikal
Coldest desert Gobi
Region in Russia Siberia

world geography Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ADRIANNA
ALASKA
ANSLEY
ASHLEY
ASHLYN
ASIA
BLACK SEA
BLAIR
BONNIE
BRAZIL
CALEB
CAMRYN
CANADA
CATHOLIC
CENTRAL AMERICA
CHINA
CLIMATE
CONGO RIVER SYSTEM
CONNOR
CONTINENTS
DEAD SEA
EUROPE
FRANCE
GAGE
IAN
ICELAND
JACKSON
JAYDEN
JEREMIAH
JESSE
KENYA
LEANNA
MALLORY
MCKENZIE
MEXICO
MOON MOUNTAIN
NIGER
NILE RIVER
NORTH AFRICA
NORTH aMERICA
PANAMA
RAIN FOREST
RILEY
RUSSIA
SUMMER
TAYLOR
TRENTON
TROPIC OF CANCER
TROPICAL SAVANNA
WORLD GEOGRAPHY