Through Tomatosphere™, your students investigate the effects of outer space on the germination of tomato seed. This is a hands-on program that builds scientific inquiry and experimentation skills.
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Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing & contrasting, and communicating as they explore life cycles of familiar plants.
Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing, contrasting, sorting and classifying, to investigate how seeds move from place to place.
Students will work collaboratively to design and build models of seeds that can travel as far as possible.
10 images showing some stages of plant growth from planting to sprouts growing to harvesting
6 images of some seedlings sprouting as one of the stages towards full plant growth