PLANTS
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for photos of plants, click here
for clipart of plants, click here
for art projects, click here
for videos (including time-lapsed videos of seeds/plants growing), click here
...don't_miss_this...finger_pointing.png ... The Magic School Bus Gets Planted (shows what a plant needs to grow and how it uses water, air, and sunlight to make its own food
................also, The Magic School Bus Goes to Seed

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CARTOON...plants_make_sunlight_using_photoshop.JPG

plants glossary... Enchanted Learning
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KindergarGarden ... An introduction to the many ways children can interact with plants and the outdoor.



interactive--label the parts of a plant ... drag the words to the correct part of the plant
label_the_plant_JING.png ...(scroll down to "word recognition")

exploring PLANTS with Bloom's Revised Taxonomy ... for more Bloom's resources, click here

video -- The Hidden Beauty of Pollination ... by Louie Schwartzberg

Pollination: it's vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film "Wings of Life," inspired by the vanishing of one of nature's primary pollinators, the honeybee.
...also seen in the video: hummingbirds, bats, & butterflies; flowers opening, fruit ripening, plants growing


edible cell project -- 6th grade science
  • video
  • video transcript
  • lesson plan
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BOOKS. . .
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Jack and the Beanstalk
The Little Red Hen ... (wheat)
The 3 Little Pigs ... (straw)
The Enormous Turnip
The Enormous Watermelon ... (see The Enormous Turnip)
One Potato, Two Potato
The Carrot Seed

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