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The Nitrogen Cycle Full GCSE Lesson (Template Diagram and Gap Fill)
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The Nitrogen Cycle Full GCSE Lesson (Template Diagram and Gap Fill)

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GCSE Biology or Combined Science Lesson (Foundation or Higher) Grades 4-9 Outcomes from this lesson: State why plants need nitrogen Describe usable and unusable forms of nitrogen for plants Describe the processes that take place in the cycle (fixation, decomposition, nitrification, denitfrication) Explain the role of microorganisms (bacteria) in the nitrogen cycle This lesson includes: Starter (engaging think, pair, share) Main Activities 1: Student Gap Fill- could be used independently or as a class discussion Main Activity 2: Students Annotate Cycle Diagram with Processes Questioning Throughout Extra Challenge Questions (with answers) for high acheiving groups Three possible plenary activities depending on your group. I hope this saves you planning time! Reviews or feedback appreciated.