Science KS1 / KS2: Are plants the same all year round?

An entertaining overview outlining the differences between deciduous trees and evergreens, and their seasonal cycles, including budding and the loss of leaves.

This is from the series: Ivy's Plant shop

Teacher Notes

You could get pupils to research how different plants are adapted to suit their environment in different ways.

They could pick a plant in the school playground or at home and keep a journal; noting the changes they see throughout the year.

Curriculum Notes

This film will be relevant for teaching Science/Biology at Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 in England, Wales and Early and 1st and 2nd Level in Scotland.

Also at Foundation, KS1 and KS2 in Northern Ireland.

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