Photosynthesis Mini-Unit for Special Education PRINT AND DIGITAL


Total Pages 120 pages plus 22 google slides
Answer Key Included
Teaching Duration 1 Week


This unit covers the main pieces from my larger Photosynthesis unit in a concise, 5-day lesson plan. It includes over 100 pages and is perfect for middle and high school. It will cover the primary process of photosynthesis. It does not cover what occurs on a cellular level, however.

****Now includes digital versions of the activities in this unit. There are now 22 google slides (one set is differentiated) and a movie version of both powerpoints.


  • 22 google slides
  • 5 day lesson plan
  • 2 page books¬†(includes movie versions)
  • recorded PowerPoint shows
  • Vocabulary board
  • 7 Vocabulary cards
  • Fact sheet
  • Circle map (includes digital version)
  • Labeling ins and outs (includes digital version)
  • Labeling steps of photosynthesis (includes digital version)
  • Assessment (includes digital version)

If you are looking for a more complete unit that includes experiments and 6 weeks of lesson plans, check out my complete unit on photosynthesis HERE.