Students explore Essential Standard 3.L.2 and 3.L.2.3 (Life Cycles) by observing the growth of a lima bean seed to a fully formed adult lima bean plant! Product includes a 5E Lesson Plan with group experiment as well as a follow-up passage with open ended questions to reinforce the concept.
- Teacher Prep
- 5E Lesson Plan
- Lima Bean Experiment (student directions and predictions)
- Life Cycle Guided Notes
- Label the Parts of the Life Cycle Worksheet
- Life Cycle of a Plant Reading Passage
- Life Cycle of a Plant Comprehension Questions
- Answer Key
- "Life Cycle of a Lima Bean Journal" (copy friendly observation journal to allow students to track what their Lima bean looks like and observations about the life cycle as the plant grows)
Be sure to check out my Learning About Plants Bundle Product here:
Learning About Plants Bundle Product
Follow me and be the first to know about discounts, freebies and new resources! I am adding new products weekly!
• Click the green star next to my store logo to become a follower.
Get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Go to your My Purchases page (log in first). Click on the Provide Feedback button to leave a rating and a short comment. You’ll earn TPT credits, which you can redeem on future purchases!