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Activity

Seed types

Summary: 
Look at different seeds and discuss how they travel.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Biology: Features, Adaptations of Living Things (K, 1, 3, 7)
Biology: Life Cycles (2)
Science topic (2005 curriculum connection): 
Life Science: Needs of Living Things (grade 1)
Life Science: Plant Growth and Changes (grade 3)
Materials: 

Selection of seeds that are dispersed by wind, animals, or mechanically (explode open).

Procedure: 

Study the seeds and discuss how they are dispersed.
Draw one or more of them.

Notes: 

More info needed!

Grades tested: 
Gr 1
Teacher: 
Ingrid
Teaching site: 
New York Botanical Garden