Algea Balls-Investigating Photosynthesis

Type: BioTeach Curriculum
Price: $0.00


OverviewCreate algae balls by encapsulating algae in sodium alginate. Then use the model system you’ve created to study photosynthesis through a series of student-centered investigations.

Curriculum Connections: photosynthesis, respiration, carbon cycling, energetics, pH

Experimental Timing:  60 minutes

Specialized Equipment Required:  fluorescent lights    aquarium pump and tubing •  electronic balance

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