This is a fool-proof lab to demonstrate photosynthesis and respiration in aquatic plants. This lab works great when teaching about the carbon cycle as well. In this lab students will learn that plants only do photosynthesis in the light and in the dark cellular respiration occurs. Materials needed (
This carbon cycle lesson bundle contains EIGHT EDITABLE RESOURCES to teach and engage all types of learners about the topic of the carbon cycle. Altogether they represent a really effective way to teach concepts (PowerPoint and PowerPoint Worksheets), reinforce concepts with student centers (Revie
Have your students take a ride through the carbon cycle with this fun and engaging game! Students will learn how carbon moves through the carbon cycle by rolling cubes and going to different stations.
Stations include: atmosphere, plants, animals, ocean, soil, and fossil fuels. Students will pick u
The Water Cycle, The Carbon Cycle, The Nitrogen Cycle, and The Phosphorus Cycle lesson package. This 3-4 DAY package includes the lesson (student and teacher versions of the PowerPoint), two cycle diagram activities/assignments (water and carbon), a Bill Nye video and worksheet (with answers) and a
Everything you need to teach a unit on the flow of carbon through the atmosphere, biosphere, and geosphere. Each lesson plan follows the 5E model and provides you with the exact tools to teach the concept. All of the guesswork has been removed with this NO PREP lesson.
After completing the unit stu
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• Students will be able to describe what occurs during the water (hydrologic) and c
Students will love you for providing them with a hands-on experience when learning about the biological and geological carbon cycle.
The station lab is a plug and play unit that is meant to accompany my FREE Kesler Science Station Lab Series. Download that start-up guide to learn more about how
Students will enjoy learning about the Carbon Cycle with Seek & Find Science Doodles. Carbon Cycle key terms include Fossil Fuels, Decomposition, Respiration, Diffusion, Photosynthesis and Burning. Great for student engagement and retention.
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This compelling music video takes you inside the stroma of a chloroplast during the light-independent reactions of photosynthesis (the Calvin cycle). See how a C3 plant takes in carbon dioxide from the air and uses the carbon dioxide, enzymes, ATP, and NADPH to create G3P, the precursor of glucose a
This hands-on manipulative requires students recognize and identify the various carbon sinks and process that drive the carbon cycle. Students must be able to identify each of the five major carbon sinks and then identify the processes that move carbon to and from that sink. This manipulative game
Students will create a comic strip story that demonstrates their knowledge of the carbon cycle. This carbon cycle project blends art and science to help students gain a deeper understanding.
This product contains:
★ Student direction page (PDF + Editable PowerPoint Doc)
★ Grading rubric (PDF + Ed
This is a 20 question, 5 bonus questions, and final question quiz came about Biorgeochemical Cycles, Water Cycle, Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, and Phosphorus Cycle. I don't play the review like J_ _ _ pardy but instead have students work in groups. Teacher advances through the slideshow and stude
This package is broken into a water cycle and a carbon cycle assignment. Usually, what I do is use the water cycle as a practice run (more formative assessment), then the carbon cycle as graded work but the tasks can be used however you like. Your students will use their varied learning styles to c
This EDITABLE POWERPOINT contains 40 SLIDES and 2 HYPERLINKED VIDEOS on the Carbon Cycle. The PowerPoint takes students through a carbon cycle diagram while branching off to explore each process in the diagram more thoroughly with great visuals and clear explanations of each process. The PowerPoint
Use this resource for teaching, reviewing, or assessing your students' understanding of the carbon cycle. Differentiated versions are included to meet individual student needs. Check out the preview for a complete view of the resource.
Keywords: science, biology, life science, ecology, cycle,
This 4 page EDITABLE REVIEW WORKSHEET with ANSWER KEY provides the following: a diagram of the carbon cycle to label, 15 matching questions, 50 fill in the blank questions, a chart that helps them summarize the 7 processes in the carbon cycle and 10 short answer questions. This review gives student
This PowerPoint covers the Carbon Cycle in a clear and natural way. It begins with an overview of what carbon is, including how it is used by living things. It then describes through animations and pictures what the short cycle of the carbon cycle is (atmosphere to producers to consumers to atmosphe
Carbon cycle task cards. These 52 carbon cycle task cards with EDITABLE TEMPLATE provide a great activity for student centered enrichment or review. 12 of 52 cards contain a diagram of the carbon cycle and have questions associated with this diagram. It is a handy tool for early finishers or as a
This is a PowerPoint presentation on the Carbon Cycle. It's perfect for middle school and general science students.
The Carbon Cycle Introduction is a not an entire lesson or lecture, it's designed to introduce the topic and illustrate an example of carbon cycling.
Each slide is animated and has
The Carbon Cycle Interactive Notebook Pages
✓ NGSS aligned Skeleton Note Student Version and teacher
key with color coded notes detailed diagrams
✓ Instructions on how to create your flip book
✓ Quiz and Answer key
Detailed descriptions of:
♦ What is Carbon
This is a 400 slide PowerPoint presentation with built-in class notes (red slides), video links, two page homework, lesson notes, answer key, activities, many review opportunities, and much more.
Areas of Focus within this PowerPoint
Biogeochemical Cycles, Carbon Cycle, Carbon Reservoirs on Earth,
A journey though the Global Carbon Cycle like you have never seen before!
Your students will travel around the classroom visiting the Earth’s carbon reservoirs (atmosphere, terrestrial plants, terrestrial animals, soil, rock, marine plants, marine animals, surface ocean, & deep ocean) and learn
This 4 page EDITABLE POWERPOINT WORKSHEET with ANSWER KEY provides questions, diagrams, prompts and charts that allow students to follow along with the Carbon Cycle PowerPoint. An excellent way to keep students engaged and participating during the PowerPoint presentation.
The carbon cycle is critical to our understanding of this planet.
THIS CHART IS BRIGHT, COLORFUL, INFORMATIVE AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING.
The graphic integrates our physical world with a holistic but abstract concept.
Recommended for teachers who want their kids to think deeply.
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This activity is a foldable that helps students connect the carbon cycle to photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Students will create question flaps that will enable them to study the information and apply it is other projects.
There are two A3 wall posters, for classroom display, of the completed carbon cycle in this resource pack. The poster comes in both color and black and white. The black and white version could be colored in by students if desired.
I made this carbon cycle coloring sheet to work at many levels (grade or subject). This sheet allow you to talk about reservoirs and the exchange of carbon between those reservoirs. You will be able to talk about taking carbon out of reservoirs and them being released into the atmosphere through com
How does the finite amount of carbon on this planet move around in the environment, from one place to another? How do the geosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere interact? In this active demonstration, students will model the carbon cycle, and consider ways in which human actions play a ro
This activity requires students to answer 12 questions related to the carbon cycle. Once finished, students will use the answers to color the corresponding parts of a fun killer whale mandala coloring page. I have also made sure to include questions that address misconceptions regarding the carbon c
This is a great activity that can be used as a formative assessment, summative project or simply a review of two biogeochemical cycles. Students draw a double venn diagram and place the 11 descriptions in the correct areas on the venn diagram.
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Student will enjoy learning and showing their understanding of the Carbon Cycle with this Carbon Cycle Online Tutorial and Carbon Cycle seek and find combo. Carbon Cycle key terms include Fossil Fuels, Decomposition, Respiration, Diffusion, Photosynthesis and Burning.
In this interactive diagram game and student assessment page, students have the opportunity to gain an understanding of the many processes in the carbon cycle and how it impacts all living things. Students begin the activity reading through a guided set of cards and following the steps to c
Students will enjoy learning or reviewing the carbon cycle in this online tutorial. Students will be carbon of atom traveling through the carbon cycle. Students fill out facts about the location that the carbon atom travels and answer "pop up" questions along the way. Student assignment sheet is per
This 33 question EDITABLE CROSSWORD with ANSWER KEY provides a fun way to review the main terms and concepts learned in the Carbon Cycle. This is a great simple in class or homework assignment.
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This highly visual and EDITABLE JEOPARDY POWERPOINT GAME contains many diagrams to help explain the questions or help illustrate the correct answers. There are FIVE categories and a total of 25 questions. Also included is a complete chart of all the questions with the answers as well as a teacher’
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This dice simulation is a great way to to reinforce the science concept of the carbon cycle while connecting it to writing. By performing the writing connection, students will cement their knowledge by writing creatively from the
This 19 slide power point examines the carbon cycle in detail. Vivid animations and illustrations are included to grab your student's attention and spark class discussion. The carbon cycle is explained in a way that is easy for students to understand. The last two slides of the power point give th
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Everything you need to teach a unit on the flow of carbon through the atmosphere, biosphere, and geosphere. Each lesson plan follows the 5E model
Oftentimes, students miss the big picture when it comes to cellular respiration and photosynthesis. This EDITABLE introduction to the topic explains how the two are related and their impact on the environment.
This assignment has students create a model of the connection between cell respirati
Always a challenging topic, this collection of visual worksheets and posters should help your students get to grips with the Carbon Cycle. There is a worksheet included, available in both color and black and white for students to complete. Additionally a separate A4 poster for students to complete,
Students journey through the carbon cycle as a carbon molecule, recording each stop on the recording sheet. When time is up, students will create a story that describes the path they took.
The cards should be printed on card stock and laminated for durability.
Cycling of Matter - The Water and Carbon Cycle PowerPoint Lesson. This package includes the lesson (student and teacher versions of the PowerPoint), a Bill Nye video and worksheet (with answers) and a student lesson handout as a word document. The PowerPoint is fun and applicable with THREE videos e
This 34 mark EDITABLE TEST with ANSWER KEY contains 2 pages of questions. 7 Marks are allotted to a carbon cycle diagram, 12 marks are allotted to fill in the blank terms, 9 marks are allotted for short answers and 4 marks are allotted to formulas for cellular respiration and photosynthesis. It is
This activity directly aligns with NGSS HS-LS2-5, which asks students to, "Develop a model to illustrate the role of photosynthesis and cellular respiration in the cycling of carbon among the biosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere, and geosphere."
In this activity, I help students break the task into e
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SNAPs Lab Stations Activities require students to use science, math, literacy, problem-solving and engineering skills. They are designed to enhance students' understanding of scientific concepts and help students apply scientific ideas to the real world. Each stat
I made this up for my AP Environmental class to review their cycles. The board and cards that you will download and print are all you need to play the game. I generally like to keep prices low but due to the time I put into this, I am charging $5 for a cycle or $15 for four cycles (the sulfur, pho
This project is a cumulative project to be used after teaching a Cell Energy Unit and Energy Transfer Unit. Students will become a carbon molecule themselves and roll dice to create their individualized path as a carbon molecule through the carbon cycle. Students will then draw and write about their