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The Food Web Matching Game
In this activity, students construct a food web of Antarctic organisms. Working from a trophic table that provides information about each organisms's role in the food web, they will attempt to place them in their correct positions on a blank food web chart. Links to a glossary are embedded in the text.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Atmospheric science
  • Chemistry
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Chemical oceanography
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
  • National Geography Standards:
    • Environment and society:
    • The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources
  • Physical systems:
  • The characteristics and spatial distribution of ecosystems on Earth's surface
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information are unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-008-922
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Fitting Algae Into the Food Web'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Contact: Annette deCharon
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences