While many different trees can be tapped for syrup, the sugar maple is the most popular. Plant now, but wait at least 30 years to tap for syrup!
Whether you’re growing plants in a greenhouse, under grow lights, or on a windowsill, this comprehensive book provides you with all the information you need to use plants as a teaching tool in your classroom to engage young minds. For grades K-8. Meets National Science Standards.
In the Weeds
Episode 3: Leaf Lessons
Christine’s back In the Weedsexploring fun ways you can examine leaves with your students. Outdoors or indoors, these simple activities are easily adapted from GrowLab: Classroom Activities.
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