Wisconsin Fast Plants Program's Discussions
Started this discussion. Last reply by Wisconsin Fast Plants Program Mar 31, 2012.
www.fastplants.org/pdf/activities/Step_1_Complete-Variation_SCALE.pdf This is a link to the PDF file with approximately 1 week's lessons, including an inquiry into the question: How Fast Are Fast Plants? and investigation into how to make and record observations in a science notebook.
Wisconsin Fast Plants Program's Blog
Posted on March 4, 2011 at 9:42am
We are hoping to see those of you going to San Francisco next week for the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) conference at our booth, #600
, in the exhibit hall! Did you know this is our 25th anniversary as a Program? We'll write more about that in the next blog entry . . .
It's always great to connect in person and share our latest ventures with those of you who are able to make the trip to NSTA. We will be making discovery necklaces and lenses (with a bit of… Continue
Posted on April 7, 2010 at 9:13am
Posted on March 4, 2010 at 12:30am
WELCOME to the Fast Plants Social Network! Help us build
our community of educators sharing ideas about using Fast Plants to
teach important science ideas.
Here's a link to a Plain English video
that explains what a
social network is and gives an overview of how it works.
We've put together a short "road map
" about ways to participate on the… Continue
Posted on January 4, 2010 at 3:07pm
Happy New Year to all!
Each new note we receive from a teacher, parent, researcher or volunteer who is helping learners plant Fast Plants reminds us how grateful we are to all of you for keeping the world of plants actively present in children's lives.
So many different sources tell us that children have fewer and fewer opportunities now to explore nature outdoors or develop understandings of our interdependent relationships with plants. However, we see time and… Continue
Posted on September 22, 2009 at 3:59pm