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Plants

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Wendy Pallant

Plants
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Why plants have leaves
Leaves make food for the plant.

Why plants have leaves
Leaves make food for the plant. The sun shines on each leaf.

Why plants have leaves
Leaves make food for the plant. The sun shines on each leaf. Sunlight gives the leaf energy to make the food.

The sun shines on each leaf.Why plants have leaves Leaves make food for the plant. Sunlight gives the leaf energy to make the food. soil and air. . The food is made from water.

Sunlight gives the leaf energy to make the food.Why plants have leaves Leaves make food for the plant. This is called photosynthesis. . The sun shines on each leaf. The food is made from water. soil and air.

.Why do plants have roots? All plants with flowers have roots.

.Why do plants have roots? All plants with flowers have roots. The roots grow down into the soil.

Why do plants have roots? All plants with flowers have roots. The roots grow down into the soil. Roots help the plant stand up. .

Roots help the plant stand up. . Roots stop the wind blowing the plant over. The roots grow down into the soil.Why do plants have roots? All plants with flowers have roots.

Roots take in water from the soil. Roots help the plant stand up. .Why do plants have roots? All plants with flowers have roots. The roots grow down into the soil. Roots stop the wind blowing the plant over.

.What is the stem’s job? All plants have stems.

What is the stem’s job? All plants have stems. . Stems grow up into the air and towards the light.

What is the stem’s job? All plants have stems. . The leaves and flowers are on the stems. Stems grow up into the air and towards the light.

Stems take water and food to the leaves and flowers.What is the stem’s job? All plants have stems. . Stems grow up into the air and towards the light. The leaves and flowers are on the stems.

.What about flowers? Flowers are made of petals.

What about flowers? Flowers are made of petals. .

Petals attract insects to the flower.What about flowers? Flowers are made of petals. .

Petals attract insects to the flower. . The flower makes seeds.What about flowers? Flowers are made of petals.

The life cycle of a plant Roots grow from a seed. .

. Leaves start to grow.The life cycle of a plant Roots grow from a seed.

More leaves grow. Flower buds appear. .The life cycle of a plant Roots grow from a seed. Leaves start to grow.

. Flower buds appear. Leaves start to grow. More leaves grow. The flowers open.The life cycle of a plant Roots grow from a seed.

.The life cycle of a plant The petals die. The flowers make a fruit with seeds inside.

. The flowers make a fruit with seeds inside.The life cycle of a plant The petals die. The fruit dries and falls.

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What is inside a flower? Stamen 1 2 3 Stigma Petals Ovary 4 .

What is their job? petal .

.What is their job? petal Petals attract insects.

Nectar is made at the bottom of the petal. Insects like nectar.What is their job? petal Petals attract insects. .

Stamen .What is their job? petal Petals attract insects. The stamen make pollen.

What is their job? The sepal protects the flower. sepal .

What is their job? The seed-box or ovary is at the bottom of the carpel. The ovaries make seeds. ovary .

About seeds The fruit breaks open. The wind blows the plant and the seeds fall out. . The seeds fall.

They fly through the air for a long way. Some seeds have wings. The wind blows the seeds away. .About seeds dandelion Some seeds have parachutes.

About seeds Animals help disperse some seeds. .

How are seeds made? The stamen inside the flower makes pollen. stamen .

Plants need pollen from a different flower to make seeds. stamen .How are seeds made? The stamen inside the flower makes pollen.

How are seeds made? The stamen inside the flower makes pollen. Plants need pollen from a different flower to make seeds. When the flower is pollinated the seeds start to grow. stamen .

.How are seeds made? Some flowers need insects to pollinate them.

How are seeds made? Some flowers need insects to pollinate them. The pollen sticks to bees or insects. .

How are seeds made? Some flowers need insects to pollinate them. The pollen is taken to other flowers. . The pollen sticks to bees or insects.

The pollen sticks to bees or insects.How are seeds made? Some flowers need insects to pollinate them. The pollen is taken to other flowers. Plants like grass and trees do not have bright petals. .

Their pollen is blown by the wind. Plants like grass and trees do not have bright petals. . The pollen is taken to other flowers. The pollen sticks to bees or insects.How are seeds made? Some flowers need insects to pollinate them.

Plants Index External plant parts Why plants have leaves Why do plants have roots? What is the stem’s job? What about flowers? The life cycle of a plant What is inside a flower? What is their job? (Petals) What is their job? (Stamen) What is their job? (Sepal) About seeds (dispersal) How seeds are made? (Pollination) Slide 1 Slides 2 to 6 Slides 7 to 11 Slides 12 to 15 Slides 16 to 19 Slides 20 to 26 Slide 27 Slides 28 to 30 Slide 31 Slide 32 Slides 34 to 36 Slides 37 to 44 What is their job? (matching activity) Slides 46-51 .

attract insects. take food and water to the leaves make seeds. .What is their job? make food from light. help the plant stand up. air and water. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil.

What is their job? make food from light. air and water. take food and water to the leaves make seeds. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil. attract insects. . help the plant stand up.

.What is their job? make food from light. attract insects. take food and water to the leaves make seeds. air and water. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil. help the plant stand up.

take food and water to the leaves make seeds.What is their job? make food from light. . attract insects. help the plant stand up. air and water. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil.

What is their job? make food from light. help the plant stand up. take food and water to the leaves make seeds. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil. air and water. attract insects. .

attract insects. help the plant stand up. .What is their job? make food from light. air and water. Petals Stems Leaves Roots Flowers get water from the soil. take food and water to the leaves make seeds.