Overview of Photosynthesis
Photosynthesis is the process by which plants and other photosynthetic organisms convert light energy (i.e., sunlight) into chemical energy (i.e., food).
Directions: Watch Photosynthesis for a quick overview of the process of photosynthesis.
A Closer Look at Photosynthesis—Part 1
Directions: Watch Cell Processes: Photosynthesis Part 1 for a closer look at how the raw materials needed for photosynthesis enter the plant.
A Closer Look at Photosynthesis—Part 2
Directions: Watch Cell Processes: Photosynthesis Part 2 for a closer look at the light-dependent and light-independent reactions of photosynthesis.
Directions: Check your understanding by responding to each of the following questions.
Directions: Watch Photosynthesis and the Teeny Tiny Pigment Pancakes for a summary of photosynthesis.