Table of contents
● Parts of a leaf
● Function of a leaf
● How the leaf does it
● What does the stomata do?
● Diagram of the stomata
● What happens when a stomata opens?
Function of a leaf
The main function of a leaf is how it
takes in co2 (carbon dioxide) and
changes/filters it into sugar and
Parts of a leaf
How it does it
The sugar that the leaf makes is
nutrients the plant needs like
water,sun, and nutrients from the
What does the stomata do?
The stomata are little holes on the
underside of the leaf that do many things.
Some of the things it does are, to take in
co2,spit out excess water the plant does
Diagram of the stomata
What happens when a stomata opens?...
When a stomata opens, 2
things happen. Those
When a stomata
opens, co2 enters,
while excess water and
oxygen exit through
● Co2 [Carbon Dioxide]
“Carbon dioxide is a naturally occurring chemical
compound composed of 2 oxygen atoms each
covalently double bonded to a single carbon atom.”
Carbon dioxide - Wikipedia, the free
● water [H o]
“Water is a chemical compound with the chemical
A water molecule contains one oxygen and two
Water - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia