Decomposers Activity 6.2 Overview

Target Student Performance

Students develop integrated accounts of how other fungi (bracket fungi, bread mold, mycorrhizal fungi) grow and function through the processes of digestion, cellular respiration, and biosynthesis.

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Prepare several copies of each version of 6.2 Other Decomposers Reading, and 6.2 Bracket Fungi/Bread Mold/Mycorrhizal Fungi Worksheet so that there is one for each student. Gather the class results poster and spreadsheet from Activity 3.2, as well as their completed copies of 1.2 Expressing Ideas Tool for Bread Molding and 3.3 Evidence-Based Arguments Tool for Bread Molding. Prepare a computer and a projector to display the PPT.