Title: Introducing: A Plant Story
Narrated Video: A Plant Story Web Address URL:
[SC2015] (5) 9: Construct an illustration to explain how plants use light energy to convert
carbon dioxide and water into a storable fuel, carbohydrates, and a waste
product, oxygen, during the process of photosynthesis.Digital Tool Description: This video illustrates the plant life cycle, while introducing the key topics of seed germination and photosynthesis.
Title: Life in a Plant’s World
BCC: Schools Science Clips- Life Cycles Web Address URL:
[SC2015] (4) 9: Examine evidence to support an argument that the internal and external
structures of plants (e.g., thorns, leaves, stems, roots, colored petals, xylem,
phloem) and animals (e.g., heart, stomach, lung, brain, skin) function to
support survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction.Digital Tool Description: This is an interactive game that helps students learn the parts and functions of a flower by taking it apart and putting it back together.
Title: Taking a Closer Look at Plants
Growing Plants Web Address URL:
[SC2015] (0) 3: Distinguish between living and nonliving things and verify what living things need to survive (e.g., animals needing food, water, and air; plants needing nutrients, water, sunlight, and air).Digital Tool Description: With this tool, students are helping "Sparky" with various interactive growing plant activities. Students are given the opportunity to be actively engaged to interact with labeling parts of a plant and helping consrruct a flow chart diagram of the life cycle of plants.