ALEX Classroom Resources

ALEX Classroom Resources  
   View Standards     Standard(s): [SC2015] (5) 8 :
8 ) Defend the position that plants obtain materials needed for growth primarily from air and water.

[SC2015] (5) 9 :
9 ) Construct an illustration to explain how plants use light energy to convert carbon dioxide and water into a storable fuel, carbohydrates, and a waste product, oxygen, during the process of photosynthesis.

Subject: Science (5)
Title: Ocean Sunlight: How Tiny Plants Feed the Seas
URL: http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/ocean-sunlight-how-tiny-plants-feed-seas/
Description:

This lesson uses the book Ocean Sunlight: How Tiny Plants Feed the Seas to teach students about photosynthesis and its importance of providing food for ocean marine life as well as the oxygen needed to sustain life on Earth and in the ocean. Students will learn how photosynthesis is crucial for ocean life and how creatures that live deep in the sea depend on sunlight to live, even though they live in dark waters and never benefit from the sun directly.



   View Standards     Standard(s): [SC2015] (5) 8 :
8 ) Defend the position that plants obtain materials needed for growth primarily from air and water.

[SC2015] (5) 9 :
9 ) Construct an illustration to explain how plants use light energy to convert carbon dioxide and water into a storable fuel, carbohydrates, and a waste product, oxygen, during the process of photosynthesis.

Subject: Science (5)
Title: Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth to Life
URL: http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/living-sunlight/
Description:

This lesson uses the book Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth to Life to teach students the basics of photosynthesis and the role the sun plays in keeping plant and animal life alive and thriving on Earth.



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