The "World of Plants" lessons were written or adapted by a group of local elementaty school teachers who were part of the Peabody Fellows in Plant Sciences program during the 2008 – 2009 academic year. Focused on Grades 2 – 4, the documents below include grade-level appropriate activities about basic botany and plant ecology that are linked to Connecticut State science standards.
"World of Plants" lesson plans:
A "World of Plants" teaching kit is available for teachers to borrow and use in their classroom.
For more information please contact Project Director Jim Sirch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203 432 6919.