Exploring the Effect of Seed Spacing

EXPLORATION EARLY ELEMENTARY |  SCIENCE & MATH Exploring the Effect of Seed Spacing Students will explore, chart, and analyze the effects of seed spacing in their garden. Time A few weeks Setting Outside Collection Group SQUARE FOOT GARDEN   Standards S1L1a. Students will identify the basic needs of a plant: air, water, light, nutrients. Materials … Read more

Square Foot Garden

COLLECTION PRIMARY ELEMENTARY  |  SCIENCE & MATH Square Foot Garden Students will review how plants grow and what plants need to grow through kinesthetic modeling. An optional experiment is included to view the effect of plant spacing. Finally, students create square foot gardens, reviewing math concepts of fractions and measuring length. Concepts: Plant Needs | … Read more