What is the Carbon Cycle?


Through discussion, brainstorming and question and answer, the class traces the movement of a carbon atom to create a simplified carbon cycle. The class model is then compared to those presented in various texts. Groups create a pictorial carbon cycle collage using magazines and newspapers.

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Resource Type: Activities, Classroom Activity
Grade Level: High School (9-12), Middle (6-8)
Topics: Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics, Atmosphere, Solid Earth:Geochemistry