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Wisconsin Fast Plants® Introduction to Producers in Food Chains Kit

Item # 158723

A Carolina Exclusive! Grades 2–5.

For a class of 32 students. Introduce the concept that light is a basic need for plants, as well as the concept of a food chain. In this inquiry activity, students conduct a simple experiment, growing Fast Plants® with and without light. They make observations, collect data, and form conclusions based on their interpretations of their results.

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$41.50

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A Carolina Exclusive! Grades 2–5.

For a class of 32 students. Introduce the concept that light is a basic need for plants, as well as the concept of a food chain. In this inquiry activity, students conduct a simple experiment, growing Fast Plants® with and without light. They make observations, collect data, and form conclusions based on their interpretations of their results.

 
Components Qty Included?
Standard Wisconsin Fast Plants® Seeds 200 Included
Watering Trays 2 Included
Watering Mat 2 Included
Quad Wicks 70 Included
Anti-algal Squares 2 Included
Potting Soil, 1 L 1 Included
Foam Quads 16 Included
Watering Pipets 8 Included
Plant Labels 16 Included
Slow Release Fertilizer Pellets, 1 oz 1 Included
Magnifiers, 3x/6x 8 Included
Rulers 8 Included
Plant Support Stakes 16 Included
Plant Support Stake Rings 16 Included
Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Light Source (cool-white fluorescent) 1 Needed, Not included
Dark Box, Closet, or Cabinet Needed, Not included
Forceps or Scissors Needed, Not included
Permanent Markers, Pencils, or Wax Markers Needed, Not included
Water Needed, Not included
Paper Towels Needed, Not included

Wisconsin Fast Plants

Wisconsin Fast Plants®—Fast, Fun, and Easy!

  • Super-fast generation cycle of 35 to 40 days
  • Virtually maintenance-free
  • Complete materials kits

From one day to the next, students witness the rapid growth of these amazing plants, which can have a dramatic impact on the way your students learn. What's even better, there's a kit that's relevant to the topic you're teaching, whether it's plant biology, environmental science, genetics, or even mathematics.

As the exclusive supplier of Fast Plants® for the educational market, Carolina takes pride in delivering top-of-the-line materials to your class. All kits come with everything you need to complete the activities. Just add a light source and you're on your way to joining the thousands of teachers who routinely use these plants to enhance their curriculum.

Classroom Kits contain seeds and supplies for up to 32 students. Student Kits are great for classroom demonstrations, homeschoolers, and science fair projects.

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