Understanding the Carbon Cycle: A Jigsaw Approach

This is a jigsaw activity in which students are assigned to research one step out of five in the geochemical process stages of the organic carbon cycle. Students then teach their step in cross-step groups until everyone understands all five process stages.

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David Hastings
SERC - On the Cutting Edge Collection
Activity takes one to two class periods.

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Very low-tech; easy for students to use in any classroom setting.

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