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A fun discrepant event for cell membrane transport. We introduced the terms "diffusion", "osmosis" and "semipermeable" today. Different extracts (peppermint, lemon, cinnamon, hazelnut, etc.) go inside the balloons. You have to redo a decent amount between classes because the scents go away after a while. Regardless, it was a fun day.
Science Reading #8 - Photosynthetic Animals - Sub Plan (Google Slide & PDFs)
In this article, students will read about two animals (green sea slug and yellow spotted salamander) that can photosynthesize due to symbiotic relationships with algae. This is a great in class activity, homework assignment, weekly science reading assignment, sub plan or in school suspension plan. Use this to save time looking for engaging and appropriate articles with questions!