Experiment with What a Plant Needs to Grow Book

Experiment with What a Plant Needs to Grow


  • Author : Nadia Higgins
  • Publisher : Lerner Publications ™
  • Release Date : 2017-08-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 9781541509467

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Experiment with What a Plant Needs to Grow Book Description :

Sunlight, air, water, and minerals help keep plants alive. But do you know how much water is needed for a seed to sprout? Or what a plant will do to find the light it needs? Let's experiment to find out! Simple step-by-step instructions help readers explore key science concepts. Projects include materials easily found around the house and will inspire learning and creativity!

How Do Plants Grow  Book
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How Do Plants Grow


  • Author : Melissa Stewart
  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 31
  • ISBN 10 : 0761421114

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How Do Plants Grow Book Description :

"An examination of the phenomena and scientific principles behind plant growth"--Provided by publisher.

A Plant Has Needs Book

A Plant Has Needs


  • Author : Cynthia Swain
  • Publisher : Benchmark Education Company
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781604374117

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A Plant Has Needs Book Description :

What does a plant need to survive? Read about some of the things all plants need.

What a Plant Knows Book
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What a Plant Knows


  • Author : Daniel Chamovitz
  • Publisher : Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2012-05-22
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9781429946230

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What a Plant Knows Book Description :

How does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can it actually feel an insect's tiny, spindly legs? And how do cherry blossoms know when to bloom? Can they actually remember the weather? For centuries we have collectively marveled at plant diversity and form—from Charles Darwin's early fascination with stems to Seymour Krelborn's distorted doting in Little Shop of Horrors. But now, in What a Plant Knows, the renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz presents an intriguing and scrupulous look at how plants themselves experience the world—from the colors they see to the schedules they keep. Highlighting the latest research in genetics and more, he takes us into the inner lives of plants and draws parallels with the human senses to reveal that we have much more in common with sunflowers and oak trees than we may realize. Chamovitz shows how plants know up from down, how they know when a neighbor has been infested by a group of hungry beetles, and whether they appreciate the Led Zeppelin you've been playing for them or if they're more partial to the melodic riffs of Bach. Covering touch, sound, smell, sight, and even memory, Chamovitz encourages us all to consider whether plants might even be aware of their surroundings. A rare inside look at what life is really like for the grass we walk on, the flowers we sniff, and the trees we climb, What a Plant Knows offers us a greater understanding of science and our place in nature.

Container Gardening For Dummies Book

Container Gardening For Dummies


  • Author : Bill Marken
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-02-02
  • Genre: Gardening
  • Pages : 344
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470577059

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Container Gardening For Dummies Book Description :

Learn to: Choose, plant, and care for flowers, fruits, trees, and shrubs Grow vegetables and herbs just steps away from your kitchen Cultivate charming gardens in any climate Prevent insects and diseases from invading containers the eco-friendly way The easy way to get a green thumb in container gardening! Want to spruce up your indoor or outdoor space with annuals, perennials, vegetables, and succulents? This updated edition of Container Gardening For Dummies gives you clear, concise step-by-step instructions for cultivating delightful gardens in everything from a redwood window box to a hanging basket to an old watering can. It also includes color photos to inspire your designs. Getting the dirt on container gardening — discover the advantages of growing plants in containers and learn how to maximize your garden conditions to help plants thrive Picking a pot to plant in — take a look around your living space and determine the best location and type of container for your garden Enjoying a summer fling — get the lowdown on the best single-season flowers, vegetables, and bulbs for container growing Putting down roots — find out which perennials, trees, shrubs, fruits, and berries give year-round impact Designing and decorating — take advantage of ideas and inspiration for creating eye-catching container gardening displays Open the book and find: Things you need to know before planting A quick primer on climate What to look for in a soil mix How to work with perennials and annuals Information you need to help you choose plants Why and when containers need water and fertilizer Guidance on replanting, repotting, and pruning Tips for preventing insect pests and diseases Ways to liven up your space with trees, shrubs, and vines

Plant Nutrition Manual Book

Plant Nutrition Manual


  • Author : J. Benton Jones, Jr.
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1997-12-29
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 230
  • ISBN 10 : 188401531X

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Plant Nutrition Manual Book Description :

Like all living things, plants require nutrient elements to grow. The Plant Nutrition Manual describes the principles that determine how plants grow and discusses all the essential elements necessary for successful crop production. The nutritional needs of plants that add color and variety to our visual senses are addressed as well. Altogether, nutritional requirements are given for 143 plants grouped in seven categories from food crop plants to ornamentals. The text begins with an introduction to the basic principles of plant nutrition. Chapters 2 and 3 describe the roles of the major elements and micronutrients. The last two chapters describe techniques for determining the nutrient element status of growing plants through plant analysis and tissue tests. The Plant Nutrition Manual is loaded with information on what plants need for normal vigorous growth and development-free of nutritional stress.

Science  Grade 1 Book

Science Grade 1


  • Author : Holly Rafidi
  • Publisher : Carson-Dellosa Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 96
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483831701

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Science Grade 1 Book Description :

Interactive Notebooks: Science for grade 1 is a fun way to teach and reinforce effective note taking for students. Students become a part of the learning process with activities about living and nonliving things, habitats, states of matter, light, soil, weather, and more! This book is an essential resource that will guide you through setting up, creating, and maintaining interactive notebooks for skill retention in the classroom. High-interest and hands-on, interactive notebooks effectively engage students in learning new concepts. Students are encouraged to personalize interactive notebooks to fit their specific learning needs by creating fun, colorful pages for each topic. With this note-taking process, students will learn organization, color coding, summarizing, and other important skills while creating personalized portfolios of their individual learning that they can reference throughout the year. Spanning grades kindergarten to grade 8, the Interactive Notebooks series focuses on grade-specific math, language arts, or science skills. Aligned to meet current state standards, every 96-page book in this series offers lesson plans to keep the process focused. Reproducibles are included to create notebook pages on a variety of topics, making this series a fun, one-of-a-kind learning experience.

How to Trick the Tooth Fairy Book

How to Trick the Tooth Fairy


  • Author : Erin Danielle Russell
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481467339

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How to Trick the Tooth Fairy Book Description :

From the coauthor of Dork Diaries comes a witty and engaging picture book about a prankster who wants to pull off the best prank of all—pranking the Tooth Fairy! Kaylee loves pulling pranks: from dropping water balloons on passers by to even tricking Santa Claus, she’s a prize-winning prankster! But is she the Princess of Pranks? No! That title is held by none other than the Tooth Fairy. But when Kaylee loses a tooth and the Tooth Fairy goes about her usual tooth-taking business, Kaylee pranks her with a fake frog. As Kaylee and the Tooth Fairy try to out-prank one another, things get way out of hand, until the two finally see eye and eye and decide to share the crown!

Sounds Book

Sounds


  • Author : Rosemary Feasey
  • Publisher : Ginn
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Food chains (Ecology)
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 9780602299569

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Sounds Book Description :

Designed to provide the ideal solution for teaching junior science, New Star Science 6 books are aimed at the sixth primary school year. These teacher's notes provide a background to the unit as well as photocopiables and assessment material. The focus of this text is food chains.

Starting Science 1 Book

Starting Science 1


  • Author : Diana Bickford
  • Publisher : Ready-Ed Publications
  • Release Date : 1993-12
  • Genre: Animals
  • Pages : 69
  • ISBN 10 : 9781863970488

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