A brainstorming place for some of the things we do when studying plants. This is a topic to begin in early spring.
Soak beans and open to find the baby root, stem and leaves. Compare to unsoaked beans.
Plant beans in a paper towel-lined jar to watch sprout.
Plant seeds in pots for playground.
Bring in tree seeds to observe – acorns, buckeyes, maple seeds.
Save items for compost – ongoing.
Bring in flowers and leaves to observe and draw.
Hammer green leaves between two pieces of paper. (Outside)
to be continued