Skip to main content

Picky Plants

Grade levels: 1st, 3rd

Topics: Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Languages: English, Spanish

Interdisciplinary: No

Disciplinary Core Idea
LS1:  From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes 

Sun, moisture, nutrients! What more could a plant ask for!? Each space around us has different resources that help the plants growing there! In this activity, students will observe different environments and connect different environmental characteristics to a plant’s growth, form, and function!

This lesson was originally written for 1st grade. With modification, it can apply to 3rd grade standards. 

Go back to all lesson plans. 
This project is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee.