Build a Food Chain

4th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities

1. Connect to this link:

2. Read the information on the first half of the page and click on Play the Game.

3. Read about the different parts of a food chain, clicking Next to move to the next screen.

4. When you reach the final presentation screen, click on Forest Food Chain at the bottom right corner.

5. Put the food chain in order. Click Test the Food Chain to check your answers. Write a brief paragraph to summarize how the food chain works.

Go to for more information about food chains and food webs.