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The Grow a Plant 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 Grow a Plant activity, which is ideal for K-1, students will determine what plants need to grow and survive by growing plants from seeds under a range of different conditions, including lack of sunlight, lack of water, and lack of soil. Students will then compare plants needs to those of humans and look at the similarities and differences in our requirements.
By the end of the activity students should be able to:
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