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Plants | Activity 4.4

Activity 4.4: Explaining How Plants Make Food: Photosynthesis (40 min)

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Print one copy of the 4.4 Explanations Tool for Potato Photosynthesis for each student. Prepare a computer and a projector to display the PPT.


1. Use the instructional model to show students where they are in the course of the unit.


Use 4.4 Grading the Explanations Tools for Potato Photosynthesis to grade student responses. At this point, students can be held accountable for correct answers. If students are still struggling with these concepts, you may want to revisit parts of the lesson they are finding difficult.