Lesson 1.36: What Decomposes and What Doesn't?

Lesson Plan (PDF)

Student Learning Objectives

  1. Define organic matter, organic, inorganic and decompose.
  2. Discuss the concept and purpose of controls in scientific experiments.
  3. Explain the process of decomposition, including conditions necessary for it to occur.
  4. Explain the importance of proper disposal of non-decomposing items.

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