Students will learn about the process of photosynthesis and the important role it plays in carbon offsetting.
- will understand the concepts of photosynthesis, carbon footprints and carbon offsets
- will understand the role of photosynthesis in plants and the environmental benefits plants provide
- will have discussed the benefits of carbon offsetting
Complete one of the following options. You will only be able to submit work and get credit for one option.
Option 1: Explore the growth process of plants in your classroom or at home
Students will learn about carbon offsetting and photosynthesis, plant their own seeds and monitor their growth.
Option 2: Create a school garden or a garden at home
Students will create a garden, monitor its progress and reflect on the benefits of having a garden at their school or home.
Please respect all school and governmental guidelines and restrictions surrounding COVID-19. Review the 2021 CEDC COVID-19 policy here. This challenge does NOT require students to participate in an in-person setting.