Monday, September 29, 2008

Palms from Seeds and Germination Stories

Highlighting germination and growth of palms, this video shows some parts of the generalized plant life cycle. It might serve as a useful introduction to plant life cycles, or, labs where you are germinating seeds. It does bring to mind the economic value of plants, too, so you might inspire some entrepreneurs among your students.

Here is another video on seed germination.


And, here's a link to a story by Teresa Guardiola:

See if you can create your own video on plant life cycles, including seed germination.

1 comment:

Dr-J said...

Here is a link to an interesting animation on the frustration of waiting for seeds to grow. I would suggest you watch it as you may or may not want to share it with children:

You can copy and paste the link into your search engine.