Transpiration of Plants Science Experiment
During the lifecycle of a plant unit or gardening theme when talking about the leaves and their function you may wish to cover the term transpiration of plants.
Parts of a Plant Science Poster
This parts of a plant science poster cover what each part of the plant function is from the flower, stem, leaves, fruit, see, and roots.
Parts of a Plant Poster and Activities
Help students understand the major purpose of each part:
A wonderful hands-on science project that allows children to actually see the changes in sprouting seeds. Allowing you to ask questions and for the children to form a hypothesis that leads to one or more predictions that can be tested by experimenting and examining the growth for the answers.
Science How Water Travels Through Roots Stems and Tubes
Explain how water travels through the roots stems and tubes to the plants leaves. Not sure exactly how this happens yourself? Laura Hamilton shares this wonderful process with us.
Corn Cob Painting
Let your little ones try their hand at corn cob painting and make A-“maize” ing masterpieces with dry corn cobs.
Bees Like Flowers eBook
Why do bees and butterflies like flowers so much? This book helps us find out. From Mummy Nature Series: A mini nature lesson wrapped up in color and rhyme.
Busy Bees Flower Friends Downloadable Book
Flower to Bee Pre-Writing Skills Sheet
You can use this flower to bee pre-writing skills sheet as a printable worksheet or laminate it and use it in your centers for years to come.
Create Moss Terrarium
A moss terrarium is a living, miniature ecosystems in closed glass vessels.
Gift a Spider Plant for Mother’s Day
If you’re looking to teach your children about growing, this gift a spider plant for Mother’s Day MIGHT just be what you are looking for. Gift a spider plant for Mothers Day and learn science!
Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly
If you haven’t done a caterpillar to butterfly unit and raised the little buggers, you are missing out. For me, the Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly unit was always a good time.
I like to grow items with my children during my spring unit. One of the items that we enjoy growing is the herb, basil.
Over the course of a few weeks, I gather up my egg shells, wash them out and let them dry naturally in the sun.