This Plant Features activity & project also includes:
Pine needles are actually modified leaves. In the 16th installment of 20, young scientists explore plants. Through an analysis of leaves — shape, veins, and edges — pupils see how to classify plants based on structural features.
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- Introduce dichotomous keys to also discuss plant identification
- Have learners do leaf drawings to show the structural features and post in hallway
- Appropriate for elementary students as well
- Provides answer key
- Includes exercises worksheet