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Growing Plants from Seeds

Author Information

  • Name: Julian Somers
  • Position and Institution: PhD student, University of Georgia, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Genetics
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  • Year contributed: 2023


  • Grade Level: K-3
  • Georgia Standards of Excellence: SKL1a&b, SKL2b, S1L1a&b, S2L1b&c&d, S3L1c, S3L2a&b, SC3L172


One of the best ways to learn about plants is to grow them yourself. This lesson plan provides several hands-on activities and experiments to help young students learn about plants by growing and observing them.


  • Kindergarten
  • Different Types of Plants
  • Is it Alive?

1st Grade

  • What a Plant Needs
  • The Parts of a Plant

2nd Grade

  • Plant Life Cycle
  • Pollinator Experiment

3rd Grade

  • Light/Dark Experiment
  • Salt Pollution Experiment


  • Plants
  • Seeds
  • Life Science
  • Hands-on Activity


georgia/growing_plants_from_seeds.txt · Last modified: 2023/02/08 11:25 by georgia