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The Plant Life Cycle

The Plant Life Cycle

Author: Nora Pena de Stanley

Plant Life Cycle

Standard is 3-LS1-1.      

Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death

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Lima Bean Time Lapse Video

This video shows an up close look at how a Lima bean germinates and grows into a plant.

Source: Marvin, David. "Lima Bean Time Lapse Video"

The Stages of a Plant Lifecycle

The major stages of the life cycle are:

Seed Spreading

Plant Life Cycle Animation

This is an animated depiction of the life cycle of plants.

Source: Venilyn Collantes, "Plant Life Cycle On line Lesson for 3rd Grade"


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