Think about where different kinds of plants and animals live. Some kinds of plants and animals live in hot, dry places, while others live in cool, shady places. You may have seen trees, insects and mammals near your home. You may have also seen grass, flowers, birds and worms. All these things get what they need to live from their environment, or everything around them. In an environment the living and nonliving things that affect each other to form an ecosystem.
The Quest: Where are living and nonliving things found?