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Activity Four - Seeds In Soil Investigation

Activity 4

Seeds In Soil Investigation


  • Sc4/1.1 asking relevant questions and using different types of scientific enquiries to answer them
  • Sc4/1.2 setting up simple practical enquiries, comparative and fair tests
  • Sc4/1.6 reporting on findings from enquiries, including oral and written explanations, displays or presentations of results and conclusions
  • Sc4/1.8 identifying differences, similarities or changes related to simple scientific ideas and processes
  • Sc3/2.1c investigate the way in which water is transported within plants
Activity Four - Seeds In Soil Investigation

Activity 4
Seeds In Soil Investigation

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Relation to Curriculum in England:

  • Sc4/1.1 asking relevant questions and using different types of scientific enquiries to answer them
  • Sc4/1.2 setting up simple practical enquiries, comparative and fair tests
  • Sc4/1.6 reporting on findings from enquiries, including oral and written explanations, displays or presentations of results and conclusions
  • Sc4/1.8 identifying differences, similarities or changes related to simple scientific ideas and processes
  • Sc3/2.1c investigate the way in which water is transported within plants

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How do I use these activities?

In this activity your child will investigate whether cress seeds can germinate and grow when planted in different mediums. They will observe the seeds and record their observations.

This resource meets the following aspects of the National Curriculum of England: Science. Don’t forget to check out the rest of our year three topics where you will find great curriculum standard activities for your classroom or home educated children. There are plenty of subjects for you to choose from, so you’ll be delighted with the wide range when planning your day.

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