Let's explore plants

This collection contains curriculum-relevant videos, quizzes and games to help Years 3/4 and P4/5 students with:

  • life cycle of a plant
  • seed dispersal
  • pollination
  • plant survival and growth

These educational resources are hand-picked from BBC Bitesize and the wider BBC.

Get started

Here you will find videos and activities about plants. Try them out, and then test your knowledge with a short quiz before exploring the rest of the collection.

Learn how plants work.

Highlights from the BBC

The best guides and activities from around the BBC. They contain text, videos and challenges to help you understand, practise and test your knowledge.

What are the stages of a plant's life cycle?
What are the requirements for plant growth?
How do flowering plants reproduce?
What does a plant need to live?
How do plants spread their seeds?
Why are plants important?
Terrific Scientific: Amazing People
What do plants need to survive?
Grow: Lesson resources
How plants and animals reproduce
The anatomy of the flower
Parts of a plant

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