Carbon cycle animation

More supporting materials that specifically align with animation would be recommended. That's why the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is increasing, which is causing global climate change. Literacy and Resources Relation Link: Carbon is the primary component of all fossil fuels coal, oil and gas that we burn to create power. Middle School Cross Cutting Concepts:

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Teaching Tips Teaching Tips Animation would have to complement existing curriculum materials as none are provided on website. Some parts are well explained for the average person.

The oceans store large amounts of carbon, and so do plants, soil, and deposits of coal, oil, and natural gas deep underground. High School Performance Expectations: Carbon can be found as a gas, and in solid and liquid forms, but the total amount of carbon on earth always remains the same.

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Check out this video to learn more about the carbon cycle and how people are changing its natural balance. Whenever we burn fossil fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas—whether it's to drive our cars, use electricity, or make products—we are producing carbon dioxide.

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Carbon is the primary component of all fossil fuels coal, oil and gas that we burn to create power. Topics Biogeochemical Processes See more on this topic.

Sources and Sinks See more on this topic. Oxygen is another element that's in the air we breathe.

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More supporting materials that specifically align with animation would be recommended. Develop a quantitative model to describe the cycling of carbon among the hydrosphere, atmosphere, geosphere, and biosphere.

No supporting educational classroom materials or activities online. Be Part of the Solution! The total amount of carbon on earth is fixed, we cannot create more acrbon we cannot remove carbon from the earth's system. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author s and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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The following animation illustrates the steps of the carbon cycle in a simplified form. Decomposition Forms and Function Management of Soil Organic Matter Carbon Cycle Animation Carbon is essential to life on earth, with every living organism needing carbon to sustain life whether for physical structure, or as an energy source, or both.

Copyright Privacy Disclaimer Accessibility. Goes through all aspects of the carbon animayion and relates them. Skip to main content. When carbon and oxygen bond together, they form a colorless, odorless gas called carbon dioxide, which is a heat-trapping greenhouse gas.

Movement of matter between reservoirs is driven by Earth's internal and external sources of energy. Click on the animation of the carbon cycle xnimation start.

Increasing organic matter in soil increases the amount of carbon in soil, and wide range of soil health benefits result. The carbon cycle video is an accurate account of current knowledge regarding changes in the carbon cycle due to anthropogenic activities and does it in a simple way, with analogies, that kids can understand without going carbkn quantitative data.

It would be especially useful for middle school. The graphics, text, and narration included in the video work well together to lead to comprehension of a complex topic. Middle School see details. By increasing the amount of carbon stored in the soil, we can significantly offset the amount of CO 2 in the atmosphere and also improve the health of our soil. This animation depicts the carbon cycle in a fashion that is suited for younger audiences.

Collection of Climate and Energy Educational Resources. The atmosphere isn't the only part of the Earth that has carbon.

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