Create a Field Guide of Local Plants

Students become familiar with making herbarium specimens as well as utilizing field guides to help identify the species which they gather. They use their herbarium collection to create personalized field guides with plants in their local habitat. Students explore how to collect plants. prepare herbarium specimens, use keys for identification, and explore how scientists keep track of and name plants.

9th - 12th Science 6 Views 12 Downloads
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Project-Based Learning
2 days

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