Popular resource! Students create a drawing of the carbon cycle as they read blurbs about what is happening during the carbon cycle. Includes respiration, photosynthesis, ocean absorption of carbon dioxide, decaying organisms, carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, and the burning of fossil fuels. Does not include the term "carbon fixation". Could be used as an in class assignment or a short term take home project.
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