ERIC Number: ED446952
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
All about Caring for Plants. Plant Life for Children[TM]. Schlessinger Science Library. [Videotape].
What do plants require in order to survive? In All About Caring for Plants, join young plant enthusiasts as they investigate what plants need to grow from seedlings to healthy adult plants. Discover the basic necessities of a variety of plants, including sunlight, water, appropriate temperature and proper nutrients. Learn how to provide the proper amount of these elements to enhance a plant's ability to grow strong and healthy. Kids also find out how changes in the environment can influence a plant's growth in an exciting, hands-on activity. This title correlates to the National Science Education Standards for Life Science - characteristics of organisms, life cycles of organisms and organisms & environments. This title includes a teacher's guide featuring additional information on the topic, vocabulary words, discussion questions, follow-up activities and lists of recommended books and Internet resources. (ASK)
Descriptors: Botany, Elementary Education, Environment, Environmental Influences, Hands on Science, Plant Growth, Plants (Botany), Science Activities, Science Experiments, Videotape Recordings
Schlessinger Media, Div. of Library Video Company, P.O. Box 580, Wynnewood, PA 19096 (5-volume set, $149.73; each 23-minute videotape, $29.95). Tel: 800-843-3620 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.libraryvideo.com.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
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