4.4 Plants

The student will investigate and understand basic plant anatomy and life processes. Key concepts include:
a) the structures of typical plants and the function of each structure;
b) processes and structures involved with plant reproduction;
c) photosynthesis; and
d) adaptations allow plants to satisfy life needs and respond to the environment.

Research Resources:
National Geographic Young Explorers – Meet the Pollinators
BBC- Helping Plants Grow Well
Biology of Plants
Plant Parts – Interactive
Photosynthesis
Plant Structures – Interactive

Photosynthesis Song

Pollination

Flowers in Bloom

Henrico 21 Lessons:
The Journey North Tulip Project

Design Briefs: