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Carolina STEM Challenge®: How to Train a Plant Kit

Item # 157896 Exclusive

Mesh plant development and STEM as your students predict and manipulate plant growth. Students examine seed germination and observe patterns of growth in response to various stimuli. Then they explore the plant tropism of pea seeds to design a system that demonstrates the effects of touch, light, or gravity on plant growth. This hands-on design challenge reinforces life science concepts and basic experimental design. Materials are sufficient for 32 students working in groups of 4.

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$69.95

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Mesh plant development and STEM to allow your students to predict and manipulate plant growth. Students examine seed germination and observe patterns of growth in response to various stimuli. Then they explore the plant tropism of pea seeds to design a system that demonstrates the effects of touch, light, or gravity on plant growth. This hands-on design challenge reinforces concepts such as basic plant anatomy, cell communication, and basic experimental design. Materials are sufficient for 32 students working in 8 groups of 4.

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Components Qty Included?
Little Marvel Pea Seed, 1 lb 1 Included
Potting Soil, 8 L 1 Included
Vermiculite, 8 L 1 Included
Fertilizer, 20-20-20, 8 oz 1 Included
Culture Vial 24 Included
Hand Lens, 3x/6x Dual 8 Included
Forceps, Plastic 8 Included
Toothpick, Flat 750 Included
Twine, Roll, 200 ft 1 Included
Petri Dish, 6 x 15 mm 24 Included
Teacher’s Guide with Reproducible Student Handouts 1 Included
Metric Ruler 8 Needed, Not Included
Scissors 1 Needed, Not Included
Fingernail Clipper or Nail File 4 Needed, Not Included
Sandwich Bag, Resealable Plastic 4 Needed, Not Included
Paper Towels, Roll 1 Needed, Not Included
Colored Pencil 1 Needed, Not Included
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