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All About Plants Botanical Basics and Activities

The Rose Hills Foundation Conservatory for Botanical Science's interactive Web site lets users take a virtual tour of the conservatory, plant flowers in a digital garden, explore a plant database, and find fun plant activities to try.

Plant Activities
  • Assemble a naturalist kit
  • Make leaf rubbings
  • Make a plant press
  • Sprout a sock
  • Make leaf patches
  • Make a seed viewer

All About Plants Botanical Basics and Activities

The Rose Hills Foundation Conservatory for Botanical Science's interactive Web site lets users take a virtual tour of the conservatory, plant flowers in a digital garden, explore a plant database, and find fun plant activities to try.

Plant Activities
  • Assemble a naturalist kit
  • Make leaf rubbings
  • Make a plant press
  • Sprout a sock
  • Make leaf patches
  • Make a seed viewer

All About Plants Botanical Basics and Activities

The Rose Hills Foundation Conservatory for Botanical Science's interactive Web site lets users take a virtual tour of the conservatory, plant flowers in a digital garden, explore a plant database, and find fun plant activities to try.

Plant Activities

Assemble a naturalist kit

Make leaf rubbings

Make a plant press

Sprout a sock

Make leaf patches

Make a seed viewer

Go to: http://www.huntingtonconservatory.org/

The Huntington Library provides free online garden lesson plans for K-8 teachers that are inquiry-based and linked to various academic standards.

Lesson plans include:

Rooting into the soil

What plants need to survive and grow

Learning from leaves

Why is an apple like a suitcase?

Seeing seeds

Dissect a flower

http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=1710



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Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-552-4461 / 706-540-0032
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