With this thematic unit you will be able to teach your 4th-8th grade classroom about plants. Plants grow on land, in fresh water, and in salt water. The more than 400,000 different plant species play an important role on Earth; without plants, most life would not exist! Plants provide oxygen, food, shelter, and much more. Make your lesson planning easy with the Plants Curriculum from In the Hands of a Child. This pack includes a 12-day Planning Guide, Related Reading List, 25 Notebooking Activities, a 12-page Research Guide, and an Answer Key. Students will be introduced to plant classification, plant reproduction, plant life cycles, photosynthesis, and plant uses.