Science Content Standards:
Grade 3 - Life Science 3-a.
Grade 3 - Investigation and Experimentation
5-b and 5-e.
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Students need a basic background in lab procedures, co-operative team
(time keeper, supplies, clean-up) and a basic understanding of plants
(roots, stem, leaf, flower).
Effective use of Internet resources.
Building of vocabulary for life science.
Life science content.
Practice of dissection skills.
Cross-curricular - language arts - vocabulary.
Student worksheet, team produced flower project
Bonus points- Crossword puzzle.
Students will be able to dissect different flowers.
Field trip walk to gather flowers for dissections.
Students can create Word Searches and Double Puzzles