Eisen, Yehudit and Ruth Stavy

Material Cycles in Nature: A New Approach to Teaching Photosynthesis in Junior High School
American Biology Teacher

v54 n6 p339-42 Sep 1992

This paper describes the current approach used in Israel for teaching photosynthesis to junior high school students. Authors identify two types of problems, psychological and instructional, that children experience in understanding photosynthesis. Presents a foundation and sequence for a new approach to teaching photosynthesis. (18 references)