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Blockly Extension: Photosynthesis and Carbon Dioxide Emissions

Students use a carbon dioxide sensor and Blockly code to estimate how many actively photosynthesizing spinach leaves it would take to offset the excess carbon dioxide they add to the air from everyday activities.

Source: Blockly Investigations and Activities


Student Files

EB5_Blockly_Ext_Photosynthesis_S.docx 730.36 KB
EB5_Blockly_Ext_Photosynthesis_Google_Slide.pdf 32.31 KB
EB5_Blockly_Ext_Photosynthesis_S.pdf 737.41 KB

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