Schoolio Science: Plants in the Environment (40 Pages)
This unit is designed to be suitable for any learner currently at a grade 6, grade 7, or grade 8 working level.
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This Science unit focuses on plants in the environment. Your learner will engage in tactile and concrete learning activities, including outdoor explorations, a germination study, and soil classification. The curriculum helps the student develop inquiry and experimentation skills, and encourages them to think critically about their observations. Learners are engaged with full color pages and interesting and varied activities, improving their scientific understanding of the world around them, and developing independent research and analysis skills.
In this 40-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- Why are Plants Important?
- Plant Structures
- Plant Processes
- The Plant Life Cycle
- Helping Plants Grow
- Selective Breeding
- Monoculture Farming
- Sustainable Agriculture
As is the case with all of our units, this unit includes daily lessons, each with exercises or activities to solidify comprehension, plus answer keys.