Study germination by looking inside a seed for the embryo and set up an experiment to find out what a seed needs to germinate. Check on seeds planted in a garden, to see which of them have germinated.
Science content (2016 curriculum):
Biology: Features, Adaptations of Living Things (K, 1, 3, 7)
Biology: Life Cycles (2)
Biology: Sensing, Organ Systems (4, 5, 6)
Curriculum connection (2005 science topic):
Life Science: Needs of Living Things (grade 1)
Life Science: Plant Growth and Changes (grade 3)