Pollination Teacher Resources
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Pollination of Flowers by Moths
Turn your classroom into a pollination station as your kids transform into moths or predators trying to survive and aiding in plant reproduction along the way. Using silent party blowers as proboscises, the moths will have two minutes to collect as much nectar as possible.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
What do bees and children have in common? They both love their sweets. Decorate a flower pot or bucket to look like a brightly colored flower and fill it with wrapped candy and cheese puffs. Have learners reach into grab the candy, covering their hands in powdered cheese and modeling the process of pollination.
1st - 3rd Science 12 Views 10 Downloads
Bee Pollen Popular
The world would be a much different place without the help of pollinators. Read about the important role bats, hummingbirds, and various insects play in plant reproduction, exploring the interdependence of living things in an ecosystem. Learn about the interesting social structure of beehives, each with a single queen, thousands of worker bees, and honeycombs full of babies.
1st - 4th Language Arts 49 Views 42 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Second graders study and examine the structure of a flower. In this pollination lesson, 2nd graders observe pollinators in the garden and dissect a flower. Students then plant strawberry plants in the garden and observe the process of "from flower to fruit.
2nd Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Parts of the Flower and Pollination
Students review the parts of the plant and recognize the parts that are important for pollination. In this pollination instructional activity, students illustrate and label the parts of a flower. Students compare different types of flowers.
1st - 3rd Science 33 Views 127 Downloads
Flowers Seeking Pollinators
Why are flowers so darn pretty? Well, as your class will find out, it has a little something to do with pollination and plant reproduction. The class discusses all the things that make flowers attractive and how those attractive features lure birds, bats, animals, and insects to help them pollinate other plants or disperse their seeds.
3rd - 7th Science 49 Views 63 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Beauty Of Pollination
Beautiful high-definition video footage by Louie Schwartzberg captures the flights of hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees up close. Fruits ripen with time-lapse photography and flowers bloom as these animals, along with bats, seek food and end up pollinating plants.
4 mins 1st - 8th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Plants And Pollination
Students describe sexual reproduction in plants, including the process of pollination, how insects assist in pollination, and how pollination differs from fertilization. They also explore the importance of honey bees to Arizona agriculture.
9th - 12th Science 10 Views 24 Downloads
Fourth graders discover the process of pollination due to bees. In this pollination lesson, 4th graders read the book entitled How Groundhog's Garden Grew, discussing why the process of pollination is important. Students role play the process of pollination, using paper bees, flowers and dampened cotton balls.
4th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Plants and Animals: Partners in Pollination
Students describe the complementary relationships between pollinators and the plants they pollinate, identify adaptations that flowers have developed to "encourage" pollination, and create and draw their own "designer" flowers.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 29 Downloads
Plants and Animals, Partners in Pollination
Students participate in multiple hands-on activities to explore reproduction and pollination. In groups, using a cotton swab and powder, students simulate being pollinators and plants. They name the parts of the flowers and the function of each part.
4th - 7th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Third graders study the terms pollen and pollination. They use appropriate vocabulary in describing their investigations, explorations, and observations (e.g., stem, pistil, stamen, flower). They describe, using their observations, the changes that plants undergo in a complete life cycle (e.
3rd Science 3 Views 17 Downloads