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Science through seeds

A series of practicals designed to help pupils aged 12 - 16 years to explore the factors affecting:

  • Plant growth
  • Reproduction
  • Variation
  • Classification
  • Adaptation

You will need 2 varieties of ryegrass (AberElf and AberLinnet) and 1 variety of white clover (AberHerald) to perform these experiments. These seeds can be purchased from British Seed Houses Ltd.

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Teachers’ notes (PDF 661KB)

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Student worksheets (PDF 696KB)

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