Teaching Through Trade Books: What Happens to Seeds?

by: Peggy Ashbrook

Wondering what will happen, waiting for a change, watching a young plant unfold--these are what make experimenting with seeds so enticing. Early experiences with planting seeds can lay a foundation for further learning as children progress from direct observation and collecting data to understanding how to design and conduct experiments. Suggested activities are included with this article.

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Elementary SchoolMiddle School

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Type Journal ArticlePub Date 4/1/2005Stock # sc05_042_07_18Volume 042Issue 07

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