Study how a plant grows- then take it home!

Recording data

Recording data

3rd grade will be studying plant growth for their next science unit. We thought it would be great to have them plant a tomato seed, transplant the lil’ seedling, then monitor and watch it’s growth. They have been recording the data on the side of their 4″ pot. The coolest part may be that they will then take the plant home and hopefully enjoying the “fruits” of their labor. Unlike the classroom science kit for growing plants- this gives them a chance to enjoy the delicious part of the growing of plants.

Measurement master

Measurement master

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    […] you remember our 3rd grade plant growth project? Students grew a tomato from seed and monitored it’s growth every week for over two months. We […]


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