Science KS1 / KS2: Classifying and and grouping plants

An entertaining overview of how plants can easily be arranged according to their common features and characteristics.

For example: plants with seeds (e.g. flowering plants and conifers), or without seeds (e.g. ferns and mosses).

This is from the series: Ivy's plant shop

Teacher Notes

You could bring in different variations of plants and get pupils to catogorise them using the information highlighted in the film.

They could then choose one of the plants and make a poster labeling it's key characteristics.

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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