In the Delta Science Reader Classroom Plants, students are introduced to the world of plants. Students observe the similarities and differences between plants and animals and compare different types of plants. They find out about the functions of plant parts and explore what a plant needs to grow. Students learn about plants’ life cycles and methods of reproduction. Students meet George Washington Carver, a plant scientist who discovered many new uses for peanut plants. Finally, students read about hydroponics, growing plants in water.
Delta Science Readers are 16-page nonfiction books for students with informative, engaging full-color photos and graphics that present key science concepts and vocabulary.
Each reader has three main sections: