Deserts and rainforests

A worksheet to compare desert and rainforest ecosystems.

Author: Borja Uruñuela

Aim

To study desert and rainforest ecosystems

Materials

Pictures/photos of deserts and rainforests, a world map or a globe, deserts and rainforests Worksheet

Language focus

Key vocabulary: desert, rainforest, species of plants, survive, cactus, scorpion, sharp tail, kill, prey, lizard, rattlesnake, camel, ecosystem, weather, warm, humid, lianas, palm tree, jaguar, anteater, turtle, iguana, eagle, owl, piranha, native Amazonians, wood
Key language: Deserts get very little rain. There are also lizards and snakes. The Amazon rainforest is the biggest rainforest in the world

Content

The features of deserts and rainforests

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