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Plants | Activity 2.4

Activity 2.4: Questions about Plants (20 min)

Target Student Performance

Students observe their growing radish plants and pose questions about plants to prepare for their upcoming investigation.

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Prepare the PPT and saved worksheets.


1. Use the instructional model to show students where they are in the course of the unit.

Show slide 2 of the 2.4 Questions about Plants PPT.

Discuss where the class is on the unit storyline.

  • The students have studied or reviewed ideas about plant structure.
  • They will soon be using their growing radish plants for an investigation of plant function.

In this activity, they will be reviewing what they know and discussing questions that they still have to answer.

  • Ask questions about what students see happening in the videos of plants
Extending the Learning