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Classroom Aquaponics: Exploring Nitrogen Cycling in a Closed System

Students investigate nutrient cycling in a simplified desktop ecosystem involving aquarium and hydro-ponically grown plants. They set up an aquarium with 10 gallons of water at least a week before the lab is planned and place under-gravel filter in bottom of tank and cover with 5-10 lbs. of gravel.

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Resource Details

Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning