Tag: plants

  • Inquiry in Genetics Using Wisconsin Fast Plants

    Inquiry in Genetics Using Wisconsin Fast Plants

    Genetic Experiments can be intimidating for teachers due to the time and cost of breeding plants or animals in a classroom. ¬†These issues are further complicated in a public school setting which may have space issues, limited funds, and lack of access to labs. ¬† My favorite model for genetic experiments is the Wisconsin Fast…

  • AP Biology – Investigation on Genetics with Plants

    AP Biology – Investigation on Genetics with Plants

    A modified AP Lab where students learn to grow plants from a seed, cross pollinate plants and conduct an inquiry investigation about plant genetics.

  • Mini Field Trip to the Park

    Mini Field Trip to the Park

    If you’re on the last days before school is out for the summer, you are probably encountering a lot of excited kids who really aren’t interested in sticking their nose in a book. Why not take them outside onto the school grounds or a nearby park and do outdoor projects?