Name_________________________________________________ THE GREEN MACHINE 1. A green p _ _ _ _ makes its own food. 2. The plant and the sun work _ o _ _ _ _ _ _ to do this. 3. The _ _ _ t _ take in what the plant needs from the ground. 4. Roots drink w _ _ _ _ from the ground. 5. Roots also take in minerals from the _ _ _ l. 6. But the roots cannot make food without the _ _ _ v _ _, 7. The leaves contain a green substance called _ _ _ _ _ _ p _ _ _ _. 8. The chlorophyll in the leaves uses _ a _ _ _ _ dioxide to help make food. 9. Carbon doixide is in the air that people and animals _ _ _ _ t _ _ out. 10. A plant also uses the energy from _ _ _ _ i _ _ _ to help make its food. 11. Sunlight helps turn water, m _ _ _ _ _ _ _ , and carbon dioxide into a sugary food for the plant. 12. The sugary food is called _ l _ _ _ _ _. 13. As the plant makes food, it gives off _ _ y _ _ _ . 14. People and _ _ _ _ _ _ s need oxygen to live. ANIMALS BREATHE CARBON CHLOROPHYLL OXYGEN GLUCOSE LEAVES WORD BANK MINERALS PLANT ROOTS SOIL SUNLIGHT TOGETHER WATER WHAT IS CALLED WHEN PLANTS USE SUNLIGHT, WATER, AND CARBON DIOXIDE TO MAKE THEIR OWN FOOD?