ERIC Number: ED364745
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Plant Tissues. Agricultural Lesson Plans.
Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale. Dept. of Agricultural Education and Mechanization.
This lesson plan is intended for use in conducting classes on plant tissues. Presented first are an attention step and a series of questions and answers designed to convey general information about plant tissues and the effect of water and minerals on them. The following topics are among those discussed: reasons why water is important to plants, the importance of proper and thorough watering to plant growth, conductive tissue in plants, plant components involved in transporting nutrients (minerals) and water, systemic pesticides, osmosis, active transport of plant nutrients, and transpiration. Also provided are the following: a glossary of pertinent scientific terms, four worksheets, answers to the worksheets, a quiz and quiz answers, five overhead transparency masters, and a lesson plan for helping students understand the function of xylem tissue in celery and flowers. Included in the lesson plan are an objective, list of equipment needed, and detailed steps for completing the activity. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale. Dept. of Agricultural Education and Mechanization.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 065 306-311.