Plants... A Comprehensive Unit

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Grade Levels
2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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56 pages
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This unit combines the new NGSS science standards with the FOSS plant unit. This unit includes daily lesson plans with activities and sheets to boot. Here is what is included:

10 lesson plans that take FOSS and NGSS and merge them
book links
other resources that can work with this unit
plant journal cover
plant parts vocabulary sheet and diagram
plant vocabulary tags to create a make and take for studying
what a plant needs science notebook activity
the mystery seed sheet
Wisconsin fast plants and annuals time lapsed activity sheet
the life cycle of the pumpkin pictures (from our school garden)
fast seed vs. annuals venne diagram
Parts we eat activity for science notebooks
Plant and animal survival sheet with cause and effects
Plant and animal needs sort
Plants and animals can...need...but only... sheet
wheat seed observation sheet
Seed comparison sheet
Propagation sheet
Plant parts vocabulary words and definitions posters and plant
picture labeled
food chain activity
Seed dispersal writing activity
animal habitat match
the day in the life of a seed sheet
how plants get water stem sheet
computer connections sheet
plant observation sheet
photosynthesis sheet
garden greens bucks
As well as the lesson plans to incorporate all of these activities and more. Links, book connections...You name it.

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56 pages
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