ERIC Number: EJ638077
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Digging Deeper with Trees.
Growing Ideas, v12 n1 p10-11 Jan 2001
Describes hands-on science areas that focus on trees. A project on leaf pigmentation involves putting crushed leaves in a test tube with solvent acetone to dissolve pigment. In another project, students learn taxonomy by sorting and classifying leaves based on observable characteristics. Includes a language arts connection. (PVD)
Descriptors: Botany, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Gardening, Hands on Science, Horticulture, Inquiry, Outdoor Education, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Trees
National Gardening Association, 1100 Dorset Street, South Burlington, VT 05403.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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