Do you have kindergarten or first grade students who love science, technology, and getting a little messy every now and then? Well then this is the site for you.
This unit offers teachers and parents a plethora of resources regarding the life of plants.
By utilizing some of the features in this site, you introduce students to a fun and interactive way to learn about plants and how they grow. From information gained from this project, students should recognize that plants are living things and give examples of the benefits of plants on society.
→ Understand the growth cycle of plants through video, books and literature.
→ Identify the parts of a plant.
→ Compare and contrast the needs of plants against other living things.
→ Express what thing they have learned about plants on the How Does Your Garden Grow Blog.
Core Understandings of Science
Next Generation Science Standards (National Standards under Adoption)