Parts of a plant – Empiribox

Plants

Lesson: Parts of a plant

In this lesson we will learn about the variety of plants,  about plant parts and their functions and what factors help them to grow or stop them growing at all.

We will also be focusing on a scientific skill. Your teacher will tell you which one, either Planning or Presenting and analysing data or Evaluation, your class is currently studying.

You will need the following items for the practical investigation in this lesson :

a small plastic container like a cup or small box, some earth or soil from the garden, some cress seeds and a speaker or sound system of some kind like a radio.

You will also need a pen, a pencil and access to a tablet, laptop or iPad.

When you’re ready

Watch the video and carry out the work including the investigation as prompted by the scientist on the screen. Have fun!

Below is the list of key words you will come across during the course of the lesson:

pollen
root
stem
style
anther
flower
leaf
petal
plant