discussion 3520

Select one of the Biomes discussed in Chapter 5. For the Biome you select discuss the following:

  • Location
  • Climate
  • Dominant vegetation
  • Animal diversity
  • Other distinguishing characteristics
  • How is this Biome being affected by human activities?

Create a title for your posting that accurately describes the content of the posting. Your initial post is due by Friday Feb 28 at 11:59PM.

Provide feedback to at least two posts made by other members of this course. The following rubric is associated with this discussion activity. Replies are due by Sunday Mar 1 at 11:59PM.


Level 3
5 points

Level 2
2.5 points

Level 1
0 point


Initial post and replies were posted during the assignment period.

Not posted during assignment period.

Not posted.

Biome discussion

Included all the information listed in the instructions.

Included at least 4 of the 6 required items for discussion.

Included the information of 2 or less of the items listed in the instructions.


Provides in-depth replies to two or more classmates.

Adequately replies to one or more classmates.

Did not reply to other classmates.