Through Tomatosphere™, your students will investigate the effects of outer space on the germination of tomato seeds. This is a hands-on program that builds scientific inquiry and experimentation skills.
Learn about the important plant functions of photosynthesis, respiration and transpiration.
Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing, contrasting, sorting and classifying, to investigate how seeds move from place to place.
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
Students develop and apply the skills of observing, comparing & contrasting, and communicating as they explore life cycles of familiar plants.
Students will work collaboratively to design and build models of seeds that can travel as far as possible.