Investigating Transpiration

Investigating Transpiration

3rd graders learnt that plants transpire. That they lose water to the heat from the sun through stomata. To investigate this further, they trooped to the school garden, chose two lush plants, one exposed to sunlight and another in the shade and tied a plastic cover...
Checking out oil pollution

Checking out oil pollution

2nd grade children learnt about how oil spills pollute and affect the life of birds and animals as a part of their science lesson Living Things in their Environment. To relate to what they had learnt a bird feather was soaked in a mix of oil and water for a few...
Scientific Enquiry – Stems

Scientific Enquiry – Stems

Investigating Stems – Do they really transport food & water? The budding scientists of 3rd grade wanted to check the veracity of the claim that stems transport transport water and nutrients from the root to other parts of the plant. They soaked the stems of...