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Explore Photosynthesis, Carbon Cycle and More with Virtual Lab App

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CellEnergy Photosynthesis Labs

Interactive carbon cycle labs deepen student understanding

Pros: Carefully scaffolded digital manipulatives help kids unpack complicated and crucial science ideas.

Cons: Students may skip over some text; only accessible to those with an iPad.

Bottom Line: Virtual labs help biology students investigate and model the movement of carbon and energy.

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. 

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