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301 resources with the concept carbon dioxide

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Lake Ice Out Lessons

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students explore the greenhouse effect.  In this environment lesson, students describe how "ice out" affects animals and plants who live in a Maine lake.  Students graph "ice out" data and make predictions about the upcoming weather.
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Carbon Creating Activity

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this carbon worksheet, students follow directions and use marshmallows and toothpicks to made carbon dioxide and glucose molecules. Students do this to see how carbon changes as a result of photosynthesis.
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The Greenhouse Effect and Global Warming

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
In this environmental worksheet, students identify that the atmosphere is like a greenhouse. They apply what they know about the greenhouse effect and global warming to respond to the six questions on the sheet. Students also design a...
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Arbor Day

For Teachers 1st
First graders study the importance of trees to our environment. they make their own version of the story by completing the following sentence and then completing an illustration for their writing. "A tree can be ______."
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Plants and Oxygen: Breathing Easy

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders explore how plants produce oxygen.
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What is Air?

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this air worksheet, students will brainstorm 3 things that make up the air around them. Students will write down their ideas in a graphic organizer.
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For Teachers K - 1st
Students identify that plants cannot develop adequately without air and predict what happens to the leaf of a geranium brought to class. They draw a picture of what they think the leaf will look like after a week of being covered....
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Balloon Plants

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners work in teams to explore what plants need to grow. They fill balloons with potting soil and drop radish seeds into the balloons, then add water and carbon dioxide and hand their balloons in the sun. Finally, students observe...
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Bouncing Popcorn

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders meet a teacher challenge to work like chemists. They investigate with baking soda, water, salt, sugar, vinegar, and sprite to move a popcorn kernel from the bottom of a cup to the top. They experiment with different...
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Investigating CO2 Levels

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students utilize a CO2 probe to determine the various levels of concentration of Carbon Dioxide. They collect samples of Carbon Dioxide in their school to locate the highest concentration. They create a class chart to record the data...
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The Breathtaking Nature of the Urban Explosion, Part 4

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the respiratory system. They use a computer to monitor the respiratory rate of an individual. They determine residual oxygen levels in exhaled air. Students evaluate how internal 02 and C02 concentrations influence...
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I Need Room to Breathe

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders explore how exercise affects carbon dioxide levels in exhaled air.
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Respiratory Attack Tag

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students play tag using science terms.