“Adopt A Tree” Project Every tree is different! You will make observations and record data for your tree throughout the year and see how it changes
Abiotic Data Date: ____________ Time:__________ Air Temperature: ___________ Relative Humidity: ___________ Weather Conditions: ___________________________________ (sunny, cloudy, rain, etc.) Light Conditions:______________________________________ (amount of light your tree receives at this time of day) List other abiotic factors: _______________________________
Biotic Data Tree Description: (Describe your tree in detail about 5-8 sentences. With this description, someone should be able to pick your tree out of the bunch.) List 10 Biotic Factors: (List all living things you see on and around your tree.) Leaf Description: Draw a picture of your leaf:
Draw a Picture(Draw a detailed picture of your tree. I should be able to pick your tree from the group just by your picture.)
Draw a Site Map(Someone should be able to find your tree by looking at your map.) • Draw major features on your map. • Label your tree location • Draw symbols for other plant life. Example: *Bushes +Large Trees ∆Small Trees
Poison Ivy, Oak, Sumac • Leaves of three, let it be!! • Hairy rope, don’t be a dope!!
Rules to Follow When Outside… • NO FOOLING AROUND! • Don’t harm trees, animals, or insects. • Save running for gym class. • No jumping from any brick wall. • Preserve the stone wall by walking around. • Don’t use fallen tree limbs as weapons! • Use the stairs. • Stay Focused on assignment