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Graphing Greenery


* find and identify coordinates of points in a drawing on graph paper
* solve a graphing puzzle created by another student.

Leaf Weight-Loss Plan

Students measure the weight of a container of leaves daily to discover how quickly it grows lighter as the foliage dries.

Falling Leaf Poetry Spinners

Observing leaves inspires scientists and poets alike. Combine the two by making falling leaf marks and writing poetry.

Color-Changing Cells

Students gather information about photoperiodism and senescence.

How Tall in the Fall?

Students use nonstandard measurement to measure. Students estimate to predict the correct length before they measure. Students count the correct number of objects used to measure.