Plants: structures, life cycles, photosynthesis, adaptations, and more!

Plants: structures, life cycles, photosynthesis, adaptations, and more!
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126 MB|155 pages
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This comprehensive plant unit will check off most of your plant-related science standards! Three weeks of engaging, interactive lesson plans included along with many coordinating additional pages to extend unit. Students will love all the fun activities and teachers will love the easy lesson prep!

Standards covered:
-characteristics of living/ nonliving things
-plant structures and functions
-plant life cycle
-comparing plants and animals (life cycles and traits)
-inherited and acquired traits
-plant adaptations (including desert, grassland, tropical rainforest, deciduous forest, tundra, and taiga)

Product includes:
-15 days of engaging lesson plans
-vocabulary word foldables
-"All About Plants" informational mini-book
-"living or non-living things" picture cards and activity
-plant structures and functions: jot chart, cut-and-paste activity, reading a diagram
questions, and puzzle piece review
-Seeds: Investigating a seed activity, inside a seed diagram and questions
-plant life cycle: life cycle wheel and creating a movie activity page
-comparing plants and animals: mystery bag activity, life cycle picture cards, diagrams
and informational text, compare and contrast cut-and-paste
-photosynthesis: informational text and diagram, 5 engaging centers
-inherited or acquired traits: "mom, dad, and me" traits activity, cut-and-paste chart
-plant adaptations: gallery walk activity with posters (one set includes QR codes) and
graphic organizer; new plant activity page
-plant reproduction: pollination simulation, explanatory writing prompt and paper
-plant fossils: make a fossil activity
-32 set task cards and recording page
-All about plants project choice board and rubric
-unit extension pages (19 total)

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Total Pages
155 pages
Answer Key
Not Included
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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