We will begin our topic with an inspirational starter day where we will be doing lots of exciting activities. We will visit Primrose Hill Garden Centre to investigate the parts of plant and do some gardening of our own.
Over the 3 week topic...
...as scientists we will:
• identify and describe the functions of the different parts of a flowering plant- roots, stem, leaves and flowers
• explore what plants need for life and growth and how they vary from plant to plant
• investigate how water is transported within plants
• explore the part that flowers play in the life cycle of plants, including pollination, seed formation and dispersal
...as computer scientists we will:
Our first class book will be the classic 'The Magic Faraway Tree' by Enid Blyton