Life Cycle of Plants – A Third Grade Introduction is a SmartBoard instructional presentation in line with the 3rd Grade SOL’s for the state of Virginia (Earth Patterns, Cycles, and Changes)
Earth Patterns, Cycles, and Change
3.8 The student will investigate and understand basic patterns and cycles occurring in nature.
c) plant life cycles.
This lesson focuses on an introduction to the life cycle of plants. It includes: a Smartboard presentation of the text emphasizing the properties plants, reproduction of plants, flowering plants, and conifers. Terminology is included, as well as three SmartBoard activities (matching the order of a flowering plant’s life cycle, matching the order of a conifer’s life cycle, and identifying which vegetables represent which portion of the plant – root, stem, leaves, flowers activity). All of the activities are also included in a PDF file so they can be printed and issued as desk or homework assignments.