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Lab Materials Needed

Blockey Koa Crate

from Kea STEMCrate

- 1 Springy Spring Scale per student

Student Lab Sheet

The Parts of a Flower: Pollination in Flowering Plants

Student Edition

(English/Spanish)

Teacher Edition

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From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes MS-LS1-4:

Characteristic animal behaviors and specialized plant structures affect the probability of successful reproduction of animals and plants.

Heredity: Inheritance and variation of  Traits MS-LS3-2:

Develop a model to describe why asexual reproduction results in offspring with identical genetic information and sexual reproduction results in offspring with genetic variation.

Pacing Guide: Recommended time to complete this unit - 1 month

 Instruction day 1 (pages ):  Explore the Phenomenon

 Instruction day 2 (pages 179 - 180):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 3 (pages 181 - 182):  Read, draw, and discuss

 Instruction day 4 (pages 183 - 184):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 5 (pages 185 - 186):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 6 (pages 187 - 188):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 7 (pages 189 - 190):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 8 (pages 191 - 192):  Read, draw, and discuss

 Instruction day 9 (pages 193 - 194):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 10 (pages 195 - 196):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 11 (pages 197 - 198):  Read and STEM Vocabulary

 Instruction day 12 (pages 199 - 201):  Hands on activity: Dissect Flowers

 Instruction day 13 (page 202):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 14 (page 203):  Writing Workshop

Pacing Guide Word Color Key:   

                   Green words- Hands-on Activity      Black words- Book reading      Blue words: Revisit the Phenomenon