Your task, as a member
of the plant research team, is to gather information about plants, setting
up plants in your classroom and taking care of the plants. You will
be working as part of a team of three that must present a research report
on the following topics:
You will be working
in groups of three to do research. You must choose a role within your
team. Remember, your team is depending on you!Roles
- Setting up an
environment that will help your plants grow the quickest
- Caring for the
- The Plant
Biologist - Your role is to research the characteristics of plants.
You will determine which plants can live in your classroom. You
will research the different types of plants and special characteristics
the plants have to help them survive.
- The Architect
- Your role is to design the environment the plants will live in.
You will need to research the materials needed for setting up
plants in the classroom. You must determine which plants will grow
the quickest. You must also consider the conditions in the classroom
when designing the environment.
- The Plantkeeper
- Your role is to research and gather information about the caring of
plants. You will need to research about soil, nutrients, temperature,
light and water. You must also consider the conditions of the
classroom when researching about the caring of the plants.