Photosynthesis

Matter & Energy in Organisms and Ecosystems

Leaf cells contain the most abundant type of factories in the world. Do you know what these factories manufacture?

Engage

Link - BrainPop: “Photosynthesis”

Link - EdPuzzle - “Photosynthesis”

If EdPuzzle doesn’t work here is the direct link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=16&v=SBqkeTrwwLY

Explore

Plants use carbon dioxide and sunlight to build sugar

and release oxygen. Plants and animals break sugar down to release energy, carbon dioxide, and water.

Explain 

  • Take notes on a shared Padlet (create a Padlet for your class notes.)

Elaborate

Create a Flipgrid video explaining the process of photosynthesis

Evaluate

Extend

  • Create a stop-motion animation showcasing photosynthesis.