Photosynthesis WebQuest

Matter & Energy Interactions

Photosynthesis WebQuest

After you complete this WebQuest, you will be able to answer the following questions:

  • Radiant energy from the Sun drives the process of photosynthesis.
  • Why does photosynthesis need light energy from the Sun to complete the process?
  • What happens when light (energy) from the Sun is used for the process of photosynthesis?
  • Photosynthesis is import for all life on earth.
  • Why is photosynthesis necessary to sustain life on Earth?


  1. Growing the Next Generation.
    1. Go to and choose the game “The Oxygenator
    2. Click on the Videos link and watch “The Dirt on Soil” Video.
  1. Go to
    1. click on Play Quiz Games: Photosynthesis Basic
    2. click on Online Games and Puzzles: Label the Diagram of Leaf & Photosynthesis
    3. click on Vocabulary Games: Photosynthesis Terms
    4. click on Watch Videos: Please choose a video that is less than 15 minutes to watch.
  1. Go to and click on “Play Game”  This is a game about respiration.
  1. Go to,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.&fp=1&biw=1280&bih=648
    1. Pick one picture from the images shown and draw photosynthesis. You can choose whichever picture you want.