People rely on plants to survive, and plants are affected by people. This unit shows some of the relationships that make up our earths ecosystem. The experiments and activities included in this teacher resource are based on current food security, sustainability and photosynthesis research. The unit contains six lessons designed to achieve the biology understanding curriculum outcomes. The lessons include an inquiry based investigation, easy to set and see science displays, word games, practical activities and maths learning activities. The unit includes a worksheet to assist in implementing a modified version of the scientific method. Also included are researcher profiles to directly link your classroom to the research.
food security, growth, oxygen, air, respiration, acid, sustainability, photosynthesis, carbon, environment, biology