Year 2 Bean germination Investigation

An investigation for year 2 , linking to the topics plants, focussing on how beans germinate. Pupils will set up an investigation to see how well bean seeds grow in different environments. In this experiment you can add bean seeds every other day so that at the end you will have an example of each stage of germination, which looks like a stop motion animation.

This pack includes:

  • A three-part lesson plan
  • Printable differentiated observation sheets
  • A PowerPoint presentation entitled ‘The secret life of seeds’
  • Printable instructions
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Created: Oct 30, 2018

Updated: Mar 6, 2019

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