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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