Teacher Resource Center

Attack Pack

This kit features twelve lessons for a variety of ages that relate to invasive species in the Great Lakes.

Food Chain Tag

Students discover how energy flows and is transferred between the interdependent organisms of an ecosystem.

It’s A Ruffe Life: An Introduction to Invasive Species

Students begin by matching images of common invasive species with their characteristics and impacts. Students then engage in an activity that simulates the impacts of Eurasian ruffe on the natural ecosystem of the St. Louis River.
Collecting Data Kit

Becoming Scientists: Collecting Data

This lesson will help students learn why and how fisheries managers conduct fish surveys. Students will become familiar with some of the equipment and survey methods that Minnesota DNR fisheries biologists use.