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The Plant Leaf Design activity can also be found within the Needs of Plants and Animals - Let's Do Science Bundle. If you are interested in purchasing this activity and more, you can check out the Needs of Plants and Animals bundle here.
During the Plant Leaf Design activity, which is ideal for K-1, students will investigate the biodiversity in plants. In particular, students will observe plant leaves and how diversity allows for organisms to live in different habitats. From this, students will work in groups to design and present a leaf that would work for a specific habitat.
By the end of the activity students should be able to:
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Optional additional resources (for extension):