Photosynthesis Reading Comprehension and Activities

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This photosynthesis reading comprehension will teach your students about the processes involved in photosynthesis, including light-dependent and light-independent reactions. Students will answer chunked short-answer questions about while reading the 3-page photosynthesis reading comprehension article. After the article, students will apply their new knowledge of photosynthesis by completing practice activities including fill-in-blanks, a photosynthesis graphic organizer, crossword puzzle, diagram labeling, and short answer questions. All questions are text-dependent and do not require prior knowledge of photosynthesis.

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This photosynthesis reading comprehension will teach your students about the processes involved in photosynthesis, including light-dependent and light-independent reactions. Students will answer chunked short-answer questions about while reading the 3-page photosynthesis reading comprehension article. After the article, students will apply their new knowledge of photosynthesis by completing practice activities including fill-in-blanks, a photosynthesis graphic organizer, crossword puzzle, diagram labeling, and short answer questions. All questions are text-dependent and do not require prior knowledge of photosynthesis.

 

Topics Include

– Significance of Photosynthesis
– Autotrophs and Energy
– Chemical Equation for Photosynthesis
– Reactants and Products
– Chloroplast, Thylakoids, Stroma
– Chlorophyll and Pigments
– Light Dependent Reactions
– Light Independent Reactions (Calvin Cycle)
– Relationship between Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration

 

This article is 3 pages and is embedded with questions throughout to chunk and improve reading comprehension. It is accompanied by a 3 pages of practice activities. An answer key is also included!

⭐ Full Color PDF, Black & White PDF, and Google Slides Versions are all included!

Science article reading comprehension and questions make excellent sub-plans, a great close & careful classroom reading, meaningful homework, or alternative work for an absent student. Finding reliable articles or reading comprehension questions on the Internet is time consuming, and too often, secondary science students find the answer key online. This is easy to implement and your students won’t find the answers online! Your students will be engaged with science literacy in your classroom!

 

What you will receive:
• 6-Page Full Color Handouts (PDF)
• 6-Page Black/White Handouts (PDF)
• Google Slides Version of Handouts
• Full Answer Key

 

HAPPY SCIENCING!

 

This resource is part of my comprehensive FREE Cell Energy Unit Plan and Pacing Guide

 

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