DIY Carbon Cycle

DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
DIY Carbon Cycle
Common Core State Standards
Product Rating
4 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

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4 MB|11 pages
Product Description
Fourteen colorful and fun pictures, with labels, for students to cut out and assemble into a model of the carbon cycle. Includes background information, worksheet, pro tips and answer keys. Can be used as an introduction or for practice or a quick review, and for assessment. This "low-floor, high-ceiling" activity will stimulate discussion and help students see actions they can take to address climate change. And of course this kit supports NGSS.

Kit includes:
2 pages of engaging pictures to cut out
2 page key to the pictures giving the back story for each
2 pages of Pro-Tips
1 page of Questions to Discuss
Picture of the assembled carbon cycle
Answer Key to Questions to Discuss

Topics addressed in pictures:
Photosynthesis & cellular respiration
Combustion & burning of fossil fuels
Fossil fuel formation & extraction
Carbon sequestration
Soil as a reservoir for carbon
Role of native grasses in sequestration
Carbon dioxide and methane emissions and impacts

In the Pro Tips:
Tips for preparing and using the kit
Introducing the carbon cycle using the kit
Which NGSS standards are addressed in this kit
Answer Key for questions
Assembled picture of carbon cycle
Total Pages
11 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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