Otter's Botany - Homeschool Botany Curriculum

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Otter's Botany

Week 18

Main topics: Asexual and sexual plant reproduction


Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5


Botany for Dummies

Chapter 11
p. 181-184
asexual reproduction


p. 184-189
Sexual reproduction


p. 189-198 (p. 197-198 mentions evolution)
This is a more complicated section. Read through the parts your student can understand.
Alternation of generations

Worms Eat Our Garbage: Classroom Activities for a Better Environment

p. 98
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The Botany Coloring BookThe Botany Coloring Book

Section 10: Mitotic chromosome behavior (asexual cell division)

Section 12 Asexual reproduction
(*high school)

Section 13 Asexual reproduction

Section 14 Meiosis (*high school)

Section 15 Sexual reproduction
(*high school)

Section 16
Life history variations
(*high school)

Essential Atlas of Botany Essential Atlas of Botany



p. 26-29



Choose a book or books


Plant Propagator's Bible

Plant Propagator's Bible
p. 6-19
Intro, The Propagator's Toolkit

Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
p. 113 Oleander

Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
p. 121 Opium Poppy


100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names

p. 93-94 Read about Honeysuckle


p. 95-97 Read about Hosta


p. 226-228 Read about Wisteria

Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History

Fifty Plants That Changed the Course of History




p. 134 Nutmeg


p. 149 Opium Poppy


Experiments, Labs, Activities & Kits



Fried apples with nutmeg


Asexual reproduction in plantsEXPERIMENT

Supplies: geraniums, scissors, pots with soil


















Asexual reproduction





Nature, Journaling and Art


Illustrating Nature: Right-Brain Art in a Left-Brain World
Chapter 1



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