Otter's Botany - Homeschool Botany Curriculum

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Otter's Botany

Week 17

Main topics: Regulating plant development and growth, corn

 

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Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Read

Botany for Dummies

Chapter 10
p. 163-166
Overview
Division growth
Elongation growth
Hormone signals
Plant hormone groups (overview)

p. 166-169
Auxins

p. 169-171
Cytokinins
Gibberllins
Abscisic acid
Ethylene
Brassinosteroids

p. 172-173
tropisms
turgor movements

p. 174-178
Sensing the seasons
Flowering
Circadian rhythm
Seed germination

Worms Eat Our Garbage: Classroom Activities for a Better Environment

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Botany curriculum

Ellen McHenry's Botany Chapter 4 part (level) 2
Roots, plant hormones, auxins

The Botany Coloring BookThe Botany Coloring Book

Section 70 Plant hormone action

 

 

 

 

Choose a book or books

 

The Biography of Corn

The Biography of Corn

Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
p. 109 Marijuana

The Life and Times of Corn

The Life and Times of Corn

 

100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names

p. 86-87 Read about Gladiolus

 

p. 88-89 Read about Gloxinia

 

p. 90-92 Read about Hollyhock

Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History

Fifty Plants That Changed the Course of History

 

 

 

p. 210 Corn

 

p. 140 Olive

 

Experiments, Labs, Activities & Kits

 

 

Make popcorn

 

Recipe:
Skillet fried corn

 

Printables

 

 

 

 

 

 

Videos

 

 

 

 

King Corn

 

Internet

 

 

BrainPOP
Biofuels
Agricultural revolution

 

 

 

Nature, Journaling and Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guesthollow store

 

Link to Guest Hollow

Guesthollow


 
Berries


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