Plants

This collection features some really exciting BBC Class Clips videos on plants and their development. We have also included a variety of Primary Science resources that could be used with each video to make the best use of your planning time and TES resources! Make sure you bookmark this collection and use it this spring term to engage your learners in great outdoors learning activities.

This collection was put together by our Science Adviser Alessio, whom you can follow on Twitter @TESScience and/or contact via email Alessio@tes.co.uk

The Life Cycle of Plants

You can use the following resources with this great video from BBC Class Clips – Science on pollination and fertilization of flowers. The resources we chose to accompany this video can be used together to help learners recall and develop understanding of the life cycle of plants.

Germination

This commentary-free time lapse sequence showing the growth of a seed into a seedling is matched by some great resources on the germination of seeds, including practical activities to investigate the best conditions for growing seeds.

Classification of plants

Plants structure and nourishment

You can use the following resources with this video from BBC Class Clips - Science on the birth and growth of an oak tree. The resources we chose to accompany this video can be used together to help learners recall and develop understanding of plants and their structure.

Moss, Lichen and Fungi

You can use the following resources with this great video from BBC Class Clips – Science on different types of mosses, lichens and fungi. The resources we chose to accompany this video can be used together to help learners recall and develop understanding of plants that live on dead, or decomposing trees.

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