Elemental Gardeners Photosynthesis and Food Chains can be utilized alone or in conjunction with the other six Elemental Gardeners lessons for a complete unit of study on growing edible plants and living sustainability.
In this lesson plan students will learn the process of photosynthesis and which anatomical plant parts are involved in photosynthesis. Students will also learn the elements of a food chain and how plants, as producers, affect the food web.
This lesson plan includes educational literature, Photosynthesis Recipe activity, a Photosynthesis Reader's Theater, a Food Chain Ten Pin Bowling game, a vocabulary list, and a suggested reading list. For teachers in Virginia this lesson plan also provides SOL Science Objectives alignment.