Observe a Leaf
This Observe a Leaf lesson plan also includes:
- Join to access all included materials
Pupils describe a leaf using characteristics such as shape, size, color, structure and function. They write their findings on the Characteristic Worksheet describing it so that a blind person would be able to "see" it.
3 Views 12 Downloads
- Curriculum Sets
- Assessment Sets
- Activities & Projects
- Unit Modules
- Root Folders
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Leaf Litter Ecology LabLesson Planet
Some organisms spend their entire lives in leaf litter. The third in a series of six is a great instructional activity exploring the community of leaf litter. Groups gather and then spread leaf litter over white paper and remove...
7th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Project Budburst - Citizen ScienceLesson Planet
Budburst is the emergence of new leaves on a tree in spring. This activity requires learners to identify trees, take careful observations of their tree and note phenological dates - the date of the first leaf, first leaf falling, first...
6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Water Pollution CleanupLesson Planet
How do scientists determine the best method for removing pollutants from our water sources? Environmental scholars experiment with pollution clean-up options to discover which are the most cost-effective, fastest, and most thorough....
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Can it Really Rain Fish and Frogs?Lesson Planet
You've heard of it raining cats and dogs ... but what about fish and frogs? It turns out, one scenario is much more likely than the other! Intrepid weather investigators examine the curious behavior of waterspouts using a leaf blower,...
6th - 12th Science
Observing the Changes: The Warming of the NorthLesson Planet
After reviewing the causes and effects of climate change, students become observers for "Plant Watch," a program to monitor the effects of climate change on plants. Students record blooming and leafing dates for selected local species...
1st - 7th Science